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Neogoniolithon affine (Foslie & M.Howe) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Publication details
Neogoniolithon affine (Foslie & M.Howe) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943: 91

Published in: 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.

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
Goniolithon affine Foslie & M.Howe

Type information
Type locality: Culebra Island, Puerto Rico (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 95). Holotype: M.A.Howe; 4.iii.1906; near low water mark. TRH A12-622 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 95).

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon affine Foslie & M.Howe 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.

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