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Neogoniolithon strictum (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason

Publication details
Neogoniolithon strictum (Foslie) 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
Goniolithon strictum Foslie

Type information
Type locality: [No precise locality], Florida, U.S.A. (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: Agassiz; no date; no habitat given. TRH A13-701 (Veiga, A.J., J. Cremades & I. Bárbara (1997): 104).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), drawn close together, very upright, very straight (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon strictum Foslie 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Peña, V., Maggs, C.A. & Rindi, F. (2015). Phylogenetic analysis of rhodolith formation in the Corallinales (Rhodophyte). European Journal of Phycology 50(1): 46-61.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
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Bosence, D.W.J. (1985). The morphology and ecology of a mound-building coralline alga (Neogoniolithon strictum) from the Florida Keys. Palaeontology 28: 189-206, Plates 21-23.

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