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Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Spongitaceae
Subfamily Neogoniolithoideae
Genus Neogoniolithon

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Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Ashmore Reef, Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
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Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Mditerranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

 

Phaeostrophion irregulare Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason Mditerranean
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Publication details
Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943: 91

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Mason, L.R. (1943). Goniolithon and Neogoniolithon: two genera of crustaceous coralline algae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 29: 87-92.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neogoniolithon is Neogoniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason.

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

Basionym
Melobesia brassica-florida Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 261). Lectotype: Herb. Bowerbank?; BM algal box collection no. 78 (Penrose 1996: 281). Notes: Designated by Penrose & Chamberlain (in Woelkerling 1992: 43).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Melobesia brassica-florida Harvey 1849
Lithothamnion brassica-florida (Harvey) Areschoug 1852
Goniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Foslie 1898

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Spongites notarisii var. insidiosus (Solms) ?
Spongites notarisii var. ptichoides (Foslie) ?
Lithophyllum notarisii f. insidiosum (Solms-Laubach) Foslie
Melobesia notarisii Dufour 1861
Lithophyllum insidiosum Solms-Laubach 1881
Lithophyllum fosliei (Heydrich) Heydrich 1897
Melobesia insidiosa (Solms-Laubach) Heydrich 1897
Choreonema notarisii (Dufour) Foslie 1898
Lithophyllum chalonii Heydrich 1899
Goniolithon frutescens Foslie 1900
Goniolithon notarisii (Dufour) Foslie 1900
Goniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Foslie 1903
Goniolithon brassica-florida f. laccadivicum Foslie 1903
Goniolithon frutescens f. congestum Foslie 1903
Goniolithon notarisii var. insidosum (Solms-Laubach) Foslie 1904
Goniolithon laccadivicum (Foslie) Foslie 1904
Goniolithon notarisii f. ptychoides Foslie 1904
Lithophyllum frutescens (Foslie) M.Lemoine 1911
Lithophyllum notarisii (L.Dufour) Lemoine 1912
Lithothamnion notarisii (Dufour) Me.Lemoine 1915
Neogoniolithon frutescens (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason 1943
Neogoniolithon laccadivicum (Foslie) Setchell & Mason 1943
Neogoniolithon notarisii (Dufour) Hamel & Me.Lemoine 1953
Neogoniolithon notarisii var. insidiosa (Solms-Laubach) Hamel & Lemoine 1953
Neogoniolithon notarisii var. ptychoides (Foslie) Hamel & Me.Lemoine 1953
Neogoniolithon notarisii var. chalonii (Heydrich) Hamel & Me.Lemoine 1953
Spongites notarisii (Dufour) Athanasiadis 1987

Taxonomic notes
Silva et al. (1996: 262) note that according to Verheij (1994: 115), Lithothamnion fosliei, Goniolithon frutescens, and Goniolithon brassica-florida forma laccadivicum represent growth forms (ecads) of Neogoniolithon brassica-florida. - (23 Apr 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Goniolithon frutescens Foslie)
Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950).

(as Goniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Foslie)
Pacific Islands: Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003).

(as Goniolithon frutescens f. congestum Foslie)
Indian Ocean Islands: Laccadive Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Maldives (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

(as Lithophyllum frutescens (Foslie) M.Lemoine)
South America: Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945).

(as Lithophyllum notarisii (L.Dufour) Lemoine)
Europe: France (Feldmann 1939).

Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949).

(as Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason)
Atlantic Islands: Azores (Rosas-Alquicira & al. 2009, Hernández-Kantún & al. 2017), St Helena (John & al. 2004).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Curiel et al. 2012), Apulia (Bottalico & al. 2016), Atlantic France (Burel, Le Duff & Ar Gall 2019), Balearic Islands (Babbini & Bressan 1997), Corsica (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Sales & Ballesteros 2010), France (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Greece (Babbini & Bressan 1997), Italy (Cecere & al. 1996, Babbini & Bressan 1997, Babbini & Bressan 1997, Babbini & Bressan 1997, Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Rindi, Sartoni & Cinelli 2002, Furnari & al. 2003, Furnari & al. 2003, Furnari & al. 2003, Furnari & al. 2003, Serio et al 2006), Malta (Cormaci & al. 1997, Babbini & Bressan 1997), Portugal (Lugilde & al. 2016), Sardinia (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Furnari & al. 2003), Sicily (Alongi et al. 2012 ), Slovenia (Rindi & Battelli 2005), Spain (Ramos Esplá 1985, Babbini & Bressan 1997, Bermejo et al. 2012, Pinedo et al. 2013, Hernández- Kantún et al. 2015), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).

North America: Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (Ek García-García & al. 2020).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Villas-Bôas & al. 2015 ), Galápagos Islands (Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011).

Africa: Algeria (Babbini & Bressan 1997), Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Morocco (Babbini & Bressan 1997, Moussa & al. 2018), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Spanish North Africa (González García, Paredes Ruiz & Enrique Mirón 2017), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005), Tunisia (Babbini & Bressan 1997).

Indian Ocean Islands: Chagos Archipelago (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Comoros and Mayotte (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Laccadive Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Maldives (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Réunion (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Middle East: Cyprus (Taskin & al. 2013, Tsiamis & al. 2014), Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Turkey (Taskin & al. 2008, Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014), India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015), Levant states (Babbini & Bressan 1997).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014).

Asia: China (Liu 2008, Xia 2013), Japan (Kato & al. 2011).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Huisman 2019), New Zealand (Nelson 2012), Norfolk Island (Millar 1999), Queensland (Ringeltaube & Harvey 2000, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), South Australia (Penrose 1996, Bailey, Gabel & Freshwater 2004), Victoria (Penrose 1996), Western Australia (Penrose 1996, Townsend & Huisman 2018).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Tsuda 2006), Fiji (South & Skelton 2003), French Polynesia (N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Hawaiian Islands (Kato & al. 2011), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Samoan Archipelago (Skelton & South 1999).

(as Neogoniolithon frutescens (Foslie) Setchell & L.R.Mason)
Middle East: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968), Israel (Papenfuss 1968), Saudi Arabia (Papenfuss 1968).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984), Japan (Yoshida 1998, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), Yonaguni Island (Titlyanov & al. 2016).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984).

Pacific Islands: American Samoa (Littler & Littler 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996), French Polynesia (Pari & N'Yeurt 1999, Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000, Rösler et al. 2016), Hawaiian Islands (Magruder & Hunt 1979), New Caledonia (Payri 2007).

(as Neogoniolithon laccadivicum (Foslie) Setchell & Mason)
Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984).

Pacific Islands: American Samoa (Littler & Littler 2003).

(as Neogoniolithon notarisii (Dufour) Hamel & Me.Lemoine)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Ercegovic 1980), Corsica (Verlaque 1984), Greece (Gerloff & Geissler 1974), Italy (Giaccone 1969, Feoli & Bressan 1972, Cinelli & al. 1976), Portugal (Ardré 1970), Spain (Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Gallardo & al. 1985, Ballesteros 1989, Pérez-Ruzafa et al. 1991).

Africa: Tunisia (Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987).

Middle East: Turkey (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).

(as Neogoniolithon notarisii var. insidiosa (Solms-Laubach) Hamel & Lemoine)
Europe: Spain (Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982).

(as Neogoniolithon notarisii var. ptychoides (Foslie) Hamel & Me.Lemoine)
Europe: Spain (Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982).

(as Spongites notarisii (Dufour) Athanasiadis)
Europe: Balearic Islands (Ribera, Coloreu, Rodriguez Prieto & Ballesteros 1997), Corsica (Boudouresque & Perret 1977), Greece (Athanasiadis 1987), Spain (Soto & Conde 1989, Conde & al. 1996).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Bailey, J.C., Gabel, J.E. & Freshwater, D.W. (2004). Nuclear 18S rRNA gene sequence analyses indicate that the Mastophoroideae (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) is a polyphyletic taxon. Phycologia 43: 3-12.

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.

Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Peña, V., Maggs, C.A. & Rindi, F. (2015). Phylogenetic analysis of rhodolith formation in the Corallinales (Rhodophyte). European Journal of Phycology 50(1): 46-61.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Penrose, D.L. (1996). Genus Neogoniolithon Setchell & Mason 1943: 90. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIB, Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 280-283. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Serio, D., Alongi, G., Catra, M., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2006). Changes in the benthic algal flora of Linosa Island (Straits of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Botanica Marina 49: 135-144.

Townsend, R.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2018). 'Coralline algae'. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 86-97, 105-137, 143-146. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Villas-Bôas, A.B., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Tâmega, F.T.S., Amado-Filho, G.M., Maneveldt, G.W. & Figueredo, M.A.O. (2015). Rhodolith-forming species of the subfamilies Neogoniolithoideae and Hydrolithoideae (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) from Espírito Santo State, Brazil. Phytotaxa 222(3): 169-184, 18 figs, 4 tables.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

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