Goniolithon mamillare ( ) 1900
Neogoniolithon mamillare (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason Ashmore Reef, Australia
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Goniolithon mamillare (Harvey) Foslie 1900: 16
Published in: Foslie, M. (1900). New or critical calcareous algae. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1899(5): 1-34.
Publication date: between 1.i.1900 and 25.vi.1900
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 mamillare (Harvey) Setchell & L.R.Mason
Melobesia mamillaris Harvey
Syntype localities: Bahia, Brazil; Tierra del Fuego; Ilhas do Cabo Verde; Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 263). Notes: Type: not designated (see Woelkerling 1993: 144); TRH has two syntypes (A11-544, A11-545).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
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: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 June 2020 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 29 November 2020.