Goniolithon frutescens f. galapagense
Goniolithon frutescens f. galapagense Foslie 1907: 18
Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
Publication date: between 21 vi.1907 and 29.vi.1907
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 Lithophyllum frutescens f. galapagense (Foslie) W.R.Taylor
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), becoming shrubby (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Duncan Island, Galapagos (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 101). Holotype: Anon.; no date; no habitat given. TRH A12-667 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 101).
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.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 29 December 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 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 25 February 2020.