Neogoniolithon Setchell and Mason 1943 (red algae)

Rhodophyceae - Corallinales - Corallinaceae

Parent taxon: Mastophoroideae according to W. Kiessling 2003

See also Bassi 1998

Sister taxa: Karpathia, Lithoporella, Pneophyllum, Spongites

Subtaxa: Neogoniolithon montainvillense

View classification

Ecology: stationary epifaunal "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (2 collections), the Bahamas (4), Barbados (3), Cayman Islands (1), French Polynesia (8), Greece (1), Italy (1), Maldives (1), New Caledonia (1), Papua New Guinea (2), Portugal (1), United States (1: Hawaii), Vanuatu (2)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Spain (1)

• Miocene of Egypt (1), France (1), India (2), Italy (10), Spain (8)

• Oligocene of Italy (3), Slovenia (2), Spain (2)

• Eocene of Austria (1), Germany (1), Italy (2)

• Paleocene of France (1)

Total: 64 collections including 75 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.