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Harveylithon munitum (Foslie & M.Howe) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016

Publication details
Harveylithon munitum (Foslie & M.Howe) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga 2016: 425, figs 2-3

Published in: Rösler, A., Perfectti, F., Peña, V. & Braga, J.C. (2016). Phylogenetic relationships of Corallinaceae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta): taxonomic implications for reef-building corallines. Journal of Phycology 52(3): 412-431.
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Publication date: 2016

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Harveylithon is Harveylithon rupestre (Foslie) A.Rösler, Perfectti, V.Peña & J.C.Braga.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Lithophyllum munitum Foslie & M.Howe

Type information
Type locality: Cave Cays, Exuma Chain, Bahamas (Woelkerling 1998: 319). Holotype: M.A. Howe; 19.ii.1905; NY Howe no. 4023 (Woelkerling 1998: 319). Notes: Isotypes PC, Howe no. 4023, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym); TRH, Howe 4023, includes three slides also numbered 4023; BM, algal box collection 925. Penrose in Womersely (1996: 264) gives the following data: lectotype in TRH (no. 4023); designated by Adey in Adey & Lebednik 1967: 20; illustrated by Penrose (1990: fig. 37A-E).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lithophyllum munitum Foslie & M.Howe 1906
Neogoniolithon munitum (Foslie & M.Howe) W.H.Adey 1970
Hydrolithon munitum (Foslie & M.Howe) Penrose 1996

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon accretum Foslie & M.Howe 1906
Goniolithon affine Foslie & M.Howe 1907
Neogoniolithon accretum (Foslie & M.Howe) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943
Neogoniolithon affine (Foslie & M.Howe) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Richards, J.L., Schmidt, W.E., Fredericq, S., Sauvage, T., Peña, V., Le Gall, L., Mateo-Cid, L.E., Mendoza-González, A.C., Hughey, J.R. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2021). DNA sequencing of type material and newly collected specimens reveals two heterotypic synonyms for Harveylithon munitum (Metagoniolithoideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and three new species. Journal of Phycology 57(4): 1234-1253.

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Richards, J.L., Schmidt, W.E., Fredericq, S., Sauvage, T., Peña, V., Le Gall, L., Mateo-Cid, L.E., Mendoza-González, A.C., Hughey, J.R. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2021). DNA sequencing of type material and newly collected specimens reveals two heterotypic synonyms for Harveylithon munitum (Metagoniolithoideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) and three new species. Journal of Phycology 57(4): 1234-1253.

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