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Metagoniolithon charoides (J.V.Lamouroux) Weber Bosse

Publication details
Metagoniolithon charoides (J.V.Lamouroux) Weber Bosse in Foslie 1904: 102, pl. XV: fig. 11

Published in: Foslie, M. (1904). Lithothamnioneae, Melobesieae, Mastophoreae. In: The Corallinaceae of the Siboga-Expedition. Siboga-Expeditie Monographie. (Weber-van Bosse, A. & Foslie, M. Eds) Vol. 61, pp. 10-77. Leiden:

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Metagoniolithon.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker

Basionym
Amphiroa charoides J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: "Australasie" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 259).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Ducker (1979a: 85) this species is a synonym of Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Rösler, A., Perfectti, F., Peña, V. & Braga, J.C. (2016). Phylogenetic relationships of Corallinaceae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta): taxonomic implications for reef-building corallines. Journal of Phycology 52(3): 412-431.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Metagoniolithoideae Johansen 1969. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIB, Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 317-323. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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