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Goniolithon spectabile f. brevifultum Foslie

Publication details
Goniolithon spectabile f. brevifultum Foslie 1901: 16, 18 (as 'brevifluta' )

Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). New Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(6): 1-24.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Goniolithon is Goniolithon papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon spectabile (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Origin of species name
spectacular.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Neogoniolithon spectabile but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonmy

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: [No locality given], Mauritius (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 101). Holotype: Jadin; ix.1890; no habitat given. TRH A12-669 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 101).

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Key references
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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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 April 2019.

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