Goniolithon papillosum ( ex ) 1898
Goniolithon papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie 1898: 5
Published in: Foslie, M. (1898). Systematical survey of the Lithothamnia. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1898(2): 1-7.
Publication date: 14.x.1898
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Goniolithon.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lithophyllum papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), papillate, covered with papillae (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Treated as taxonomically valid by Athanasiadis (2016: 302). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Goniolithon papillosum (Zanardini ex Hauck) Foslie)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Babbini & Bressan 1997), Balearic Islands (Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984), France (Babbini & Bressan 1997), Greece (Athanasiadis 1987, Babbini & Bressan 1997), Italy (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Babbini & Bressan 1997), Spain (Barcelo & Seoane 1982, Ballesteros 1983, Gallardo & al. 1985, Soto & Conde 1989, Conde & al. 1996, Babbini & Bressan 1997).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 18 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2017 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 30 October 2020.