Lithothamnion brassica-florida ( )
Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
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Lithothamnion brassica-florida (Harvey) Areschoug 1852: 523
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1852). Ordo XII. Corallineae. In: Species genera et ordines algarum....Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. (Agardh, J.G. Eds), pp. 506-576. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Melobesia brassica-florida Harvey
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 261). Lectotype: Herb. Bowerbank?; BM algal box collection no. 78 (Penrose 1996: 281). Notes: Designated by Penrose & Chamberlain (in Woelkerling 1992: 43).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. & Mason, L.R. (1943). Goniolithon and Neogoniolithon: two genera of crustaceous coralline algae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 29: 87-92.
Created: 21 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 21 January 2019.