Neogoniolithon absimile ( & M. ) 1972
Neogoniolithon absimile (Foslie & M.Howe) Cabioch 1972: 272
Published in: Cabioch, J. (1972). Étude sur les Corallinacées. II - La morphogenèse : conséquences systématiques et phylogénétiques. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 13: 137-288.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neogoniolithon is Neogoniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum absimile Foslie & M.Howe
Type locality: Sandy Bay, near Montego Bay, Jamaica (Yoshida 1998: 573). Holotype: Howe No. 4965; no habitat data; marked "over anden art [= overgrowing another species]". TRH A3-132 (Yoshida 1998: 573).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 April 2014 by Paul Gabrielson
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Afonso-Carrillo, J. (1985). Conexiones intercellulaires entre diferentes talos de Neogoniolithon absimile (Foslie et Howe) Cabioch (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Vieraea 15: 139-142.
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.