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Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie 1909

Publication details
Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie 1909: 56

Published in: Foslie, M. (1909). Algologiske notiser VI. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1909(2): 1-63.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hydrolithon is Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie

Type information
Type locality: St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (Yoshida 1998: 559). Lectotype: i-iii.1892;; no habitat data on type. TRH A14-720 (Woelkerling & al. 2005: 107). Notes: West Indies: St. Croix (coll. Börgesen) (INA).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie 1901
Porolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Me.Lemoine 1917

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie 1909
Hydrolithon setoense Baba ex B.Xia 2013

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Goniolithon boergesenii Foslie)
North America: Florida (Taylor 1960).

Central America: Costa Rica (Taylor 1960).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960), Barbados (Taylor 1960), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

(as Hydrolithon reinboldii (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Foslie)
North America: Gulf of California (Norris, Aguilar-Rosas & Pedroche 2017), Mexico (Dawson 1960).

Africa: Kenya (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Comoros and Mayotte (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Laccadive Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Réunion (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-west Asia: Goa (Pereira & Almeida 2014), India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015), Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Penrose & Woelkerling 1992, Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Liu 2008, Xia 2013), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2016), Japan (Segawa 1981, Yoshida 1998, Kato & al. 2011, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), Korea (Lee & Kang 2001), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Huisman 2019), Papua New Guinea (Littler & Littler 2003), Queensland (Ringeltaube & Harvey 2000, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Penrose & Woelkerling 1992, Huisman 2000, Townsend & Huisman 2018).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003), French Polynesia (Pari & N'Yeurt 1999, Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000, N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Guam (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Hawaiian Islands (Magruder & Hunt 1979, Beach & al. 2006, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007, Kato & al. 2011), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), New Caledonia (Payri 2007), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Republic of Palau (Ohba et al 2007), Samoan Archipelago (Skelton & South 1999).

(as Hydrolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Foslie)
North America: Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (Ek García-García & al. 2020).

Central America: Belize (Norris & Bucher 1982, Littler & Littler 1997).

Caribbean Islands: Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Guadeloupe (Rösler et al. 2016), Hispaniola (Betancourt & Herrera-Moreno, 2001).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Jesionek et al. 2016 , Armado-Filho et al. 2018), Colombia (Díaz-Pulido & Díaz-Ruíz 2003).

Africa: São Tomé & Príncipe (John, Lawson & Ameka, 2003, John & al. 2004).

Asia: China (Liu 2008, Xia 2013), Japan (Yoshida 1998).

(as Porolithon boergesenii (Foslie) Me.Lemoine)
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015).

Key references
Amado-Filho, G.M., Bahia, R.G., Mariath, R., Jesionek, M.B., Moura, R.L., Bastos, A.C., Pereira-Filho, G.H. & Francini-Filho, R.B. (2018). Spatial and temporal dynamics of the abundance of crustose calcareous algae on the southernmost coral reefs of the western Atlantic (Abrolhos Bank, Brazil). Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(1): 85-99.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Jesionek, M.B., Bahia, R.G., Hernández-Kantún, J., Adey, W.H., Yoneshigue-Valentin, Y., Longo, L.L. & Amado-Filho, G.M. (2016). A taxonomic account of non-geniculate coralline algae (Corallinophycidae, Rhodophyta) from shallow reefs of the Abrolhos Bank, Brazil. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 31(4): 317-340.

Rösler, A., Perfectti, F., Peña, V. & Braga, J.C. (2016). Phylogenetic relationships of Corallinaceae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta): taxonomic implications for reef-building corallines. Journal of Phycology 52(3): 412-431.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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