Goniolithon propinquum ( )
Goniolithon propinquum (Foslie) Foslie 1908: 12
Published in: Foslie, M. (1908). Nye kalkalger. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1908(12): 9.
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 propinquum (Foslie) Me.Lemoine
Type locality: St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Woelkerling 1993: 177). Lectotype: Børgesen; 1892; none given. TRH A11-585 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 90). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Woelkerling (1993: 177)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), related to.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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: 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 27 February 2020.