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Neogoniolithon hirtum (Me.Lemoine) Afonso-Carrillo

Publication details
Neogoniolithon hirtum (Me.Lemoine) Afonso-Carrillo 1984

Published in: Afonso-Carrillo, J. (1984). Estudios en las algas Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta) de las Islas Canarias. II. Notas taxonomicas. Vieraea 13: 127-144.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neogoniolithon is Neogoniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithophyllum hirtum Me.Lemoine

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [=Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 166). Type: C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 166).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum hirtum Me.Lemoine 1929

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum applicatum Me.Lemoine 1929
Tenarea adhaerens Me.Lemoine 1929

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Lithophyllum applicatum Me Lemoine, Mesophyllum applicatum Me Lemoine and Tenarea adhaerens (Me Lemoine) Børgesen as synonyms of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp. [1] 9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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