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Neogoniolithon acropetum (Foslie & M.Howe) W.H.Adey

Publication details
Neogoniolithon acropetum (Foslie & M.Howe) W.H.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.

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.

Goniolithon acropetum Foslie & M.Howe

Type information
Type locality: Isle of Culebra, Puerto Rico (Woelkerling 1998: 290). Holotype: M.A. Howe; 3.iii.1906; NY Howe no. 4224 (Woelkerling 1998: 290). Notes: Isotypes: PC, Howe 4224, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); BM, algal box collection 901; NY (Woelkerling, 1993: 17); TRH, Howe no. 4224, includes slides 1067-1069 and two unnumbered slides.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon acropetum Foslie & M.Howe 1906

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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