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Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Spongitaceae
Genus Neogoniolithon

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Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 6 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 6 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 5 m deep at outer reef edge. 19 Nov 2002. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

Punctaria stipitata Collins

Lithothamnion orthoblastum Heydrich Palau Islands, West Pacific, 6 m deep
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Neogoniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) Setchell & Mason 1943: 90

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
Lithothamnion orthoblastum Heydrich

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon orthoblastum (Heydrich) M.Howe 1918

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.

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