Haliptilon () , 1846
Lectotype species: Haliptilon cuvieri (J.V.Lamouroux) H.W.Johansen & P.C.Silva
Currently accepted name for the type species: Jania rosea (Lamarck) Decaisne
Original publication:Lindley J. (1846). The vegetable kingdom; or, the structure, classification, and uses of plants, illustrated upon the natural system...with upwards of five hundred illustrations. pp. [i], [frontisp. = p. ii], p. [iii]-lxviii, -908, text-figs 1-526. London: published for the author, by Bradbury & Evans.
Type designated in Johansen, H.W. & Silva, P.C. (1978). Janieae and Lithotricheae: two new tribes of articulated Corallinaceae (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 17: 413-417, 3 figs, 2 tables.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Jania.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kim, J.H., Guiry, M.D., Oak, J.H., Choi, D.-S., Kang, S.-H., Chung, H. & Choi, H.-G. (2007). Phylogenetic relationships within the tribe Janieae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data: a reappraisal of Jania. Journal of Phycology 43: 1310-1319.
Numbers of names and species: There are 20 species names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Wynne, M.J. & Schneider, C.W. (2010). Addendum to the synoptic review of red algal genera. Botanica Marina 53: 291-299.
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Created: 01 January 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.