Neogoniolithon laccadivicum ( ) & 1943
Neogoniolithon laccadivicum (Foslie) Setchell & 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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neogoniolithon is Neogoniolithon fosliei (Heydrich) Setchell & L.R.Mason.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neogoniolithon brassica-florida (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Lectotype locality: Minikoi Atoll, Laccadive Islands (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 111). Lectotype: Gardiner; vii.1899; no habitat data on type. TRH A14-753 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 111). Notes: This type locality was recorded by Woelkerling (1993: 134)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.