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Neogoniolithon trichotomum (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Publication details
Neogoniolithon trichotomum (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943: 92

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
Lithothamnion trichotomum Heydrich

Type information
Type locality: La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 265). Lectotype: L. Diguet; 1894; PC Heydrich no. 11, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym) (Woelkerling 1998: 365). Notes: Part of the lectotype is now in UC (UC 790560). Isolectotype: PC, Heydrich no. 21, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithothamnion trichotomum Heydrich 1901
Lithophyllum trichotomum (Heydrich) Me.Lemoine 1929

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.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

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