Neogoniolithon strictum ( ) & L.R.
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.
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 strictum Foslie
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).
Goniolithon strictum Foslie 1901
This is a marine species.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , 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. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 17 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.