Neogoniolithon caribaeum ( ) Adey
Neogoniolithon caribaeum (Foslie) Adey 1970: 8
Published in: Adey, W.H. (1970). A revision of the Foslie crustose coralline herbarium. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1: 1-46, 13 figs.
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.
Type locality: "in portu" [in the harbour, St. Thomas Harbor, Virgin Islands] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 25). Lectotype: TRH A1-8 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 25).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the Caribbean.
Requires further study (Maneveldt, van der Merve & Keats 2015). - (29 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Maneveldt, G.W., van der Merve, E. & Keats, D.W. (2015). Taxonomic review of Hydrolithon samoënse (Corallinaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and other taxa found to be conspecific. Phytotaxa 192(4): 230-253.
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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 March 2019.