Goniotrichopsis sublittoralis G.M.Smith 1943
Goniotrichopsis sublittoralis G.M.Smith in G.M.Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 211, figs 1-5
Published in: Smith, G.M. & Hollenberg, G.J. (1943). On some Rhodophyceae from the Monterey Peninsula, California. American Journal of Botany 30(3): 211-223.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Goniotrichopsis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
About a quarter mile northeast of the municipal wharf, Monterey, Californis (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 213). Type: G.M. Smith, Nos 39-88; 30-35 ft. Usually epiphytic on Callophyllis.. UC (Smith & Hollenberg 1943: 213).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This species was introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 201), perhaps by shipping, being first found at Majorca in the Balearic Islands in 1989. - (6 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.
Klein, J.C. & Verlaque, M. (2011). Macroalgae newly recorded, rare or introduced to the French Mediterranean coast. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(2): 111-130.
Magne, F. (1992). Goniotrichopsis (Rhodophyceae, Porphyridiales) in Europe. Cryptogamie, Algologie 13(2): 109-112.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photographs and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 April 2021.