Goniolithon strictum Foslie 1901: 14
Published in: Foslie, M. (1901). New Melobesieae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1900(6): 1-24.
Publication date: 18.ii.1901
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 Neogoniolithon strictum (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), drawn close together, very upright, very straight (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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).
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 09 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 January 2020.