Goniolithon ceylonense Foslie 1906: 20
Published in: Foslie, M. (1906). Den botaniske samling [The botanical collection]. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Aarsberetning 1905: 17-24.
Publication date: 1.v.1906 and 30.xi.1906
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 ceylonense (Foslie) W.H.Adey
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Dondem Head, Ceylon [Sri Lanka] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 77). Lectotype: TRH A10-481 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 77). Notes: This type locality was first located by Adey & Lebednik (1967: 24)
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 10 September 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 07 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 27 January 2020.