Goniolithon geometricum (M. ) &
Goniolithon geometricum (M.Lemoine) Setchell & Mason 1943: 89
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 (lectotype) of the genus Goniolithon is Goniolithon papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum geometricum Me.Lemoine
Lithophyllum geometricum Me.Lemoine
Type locality: Puerto Orotava [Puerto de la Cruz], Tenerife, Gran Canaria (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 165). Type: C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 165).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 25 November 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 April 2019.