Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie 1901: 19 (as 'Börgesenii' )
Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). New Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(6): 1-24.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Goniolithon is Goniolithon papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Yoshida 1998: 559). Lectotype: i-iii.1892;; no habitat data on type. TRH A14-720 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 107). Notes: West Indies: St. Croix (coll. Börgesen) (INA).
Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 09 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 April 2019.