Neogoniolithon propinquum ( ) Me.
Neogoniolithon propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1966: 12
Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [=M.] (1966). Algues calcaires recueillies dans la Mer Rouge, en particular dans le Golfe d'Eilat. Bulletin of the Sea Fisheries Research Station [Haifa] 42: 28, 12 figs, Photos A-E.
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: St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Woelkerling 1993: 177). Lectotype: Børgesen; 1892; none given. TRH A11-585 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 90). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Woelkerling (1993: 177)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), related to.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 01 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 September 2012 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 24 January 2019.