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Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Corallinoideae
Tribe Janieae
Genus Jania

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Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville

 

Avrainvillea fulva (M.Howe) D.S.Littler & Littler

Cheilosporum sagittatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Areschoug KwaZulu-Natal
© Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com)

Publication details
Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1834: 550, [Atlas] pl. 96: figs 2, 2a

Published in: Blainville, H.M.D. de (1834). Manuel d'actinologie ou de zoophytologie, contenant 1.° Une histoire abrégée de cette partie de la zoologie, avec des considérations générales sur l'anatomie, la physiologie, les moeurs, les habitudes et les usages des Actinozoaires; 2.° Un système général d'Actinologie, tiré à la fois des animaux et de leurs parties solides ou polypiers; 3.° Un catalogue des principaux auteurs qui ont écrit sur ce sujet. Avec un atlas de 100 planches représentant une espèce de chaque genre et sous-genre. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-694, [i, err.], Atlas: 103 copper engravings by Prêtre ("pinxit"), Turpin ("direxit") and Massard ("sculpsit"). Paris & Strasbourg: F.G. Levrault.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Jania is Jania rubens (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Corallina sagittata J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: Île-de-France [Mauritius] (Lamouroux, Bory de Saint-Vincent & Eudes-Deslongchamps 1824: 215). Holotype: CN herb. Lamouroux (Woelkerling & de Reviers, 2008: 305, fig. 2). Notes: Holotype is illustrated in Woelkerling & de Reviers (2008: fig. 2).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saggitate, shaped like an arrow-head with two equal sharp basal lobes directed downwards (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina sagittata J.V.Lamouroux 1824
Amphiroa sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842
Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842
Cheilosporum sagittatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Areschoug 1852

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Amphiroa lamourouxiana Decaisne 1842
Jania lamourouxiana (Decaisne) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi 2007

Nomenclatural notes
See Woelkerling & De Reviers (2008) regarding the place and date of publication of this name. - (30 Apr 2009) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

(as Corallina sagittata J.V.Lamouroux)
South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930 ).

(as Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Kermadec Islands (Nelson 2013), New Zealand (Nelson 2012), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013), South Island, NZ (Nelson 2013).

(as Cheilosporum sagittatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Areschoug)
South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930 , Taylor 1960, Joly 1965, Oliveira Filho 1977).

Africa: Kenya (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997, De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005).

Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), New South Wales (Millar 1990, Millar & Kraft 1993, Womersley 1996, Womersley & Johansen 1996), New Zealand (Adams 1994), Queensland (Lewis 1984), South Australia (Womersley & Johansen 1996), Tasmania (Womersley & Johansen 1996), Victoria (Womersley & Johansen 1996), Western Australia (Womersley & Johansen 1996).

(as Jania lamourouxiana (Decaisne) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi)
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012).

Key references
Blainville, H.M.D. de (1834). Manuel d'actinologie ou de zoophytologie, contenant 1.° Une histoire abrégée de cette partie de la zoologie, avec des considérations générales sur l'anatomie, la physiologie, les moeurs, les habitudes et les usages des Actinozoaires; 2.° Un système général d'Actinologie, tiré à la fois des animaux et de leurs parties solides ou polypiers; 3.° Un catalogue des principaux auteurs qui ont écrit sur ce sujet. Avec un atlas de 100 planches représentant une espèce de chaque genre et sous-genre. pp. Atlas: 103 copper engravings by Prêtre ("pinxit"), Turpin ("direxit") and Massard ("sculpsit"). Paris & Strasbourg: F.G. Levrault.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Woelkerling, W.J. & de Reviers, B. (2008). The nomenclatural and taxonomic status of Jania sagittata Blainville (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie, Algologie 29: 303-311.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 May 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Woelkerling, W.J. & de Reviers, B. (2008). The nomenclatural and taxonomic status of Jania sagittata Blainville (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie, Algologie 29: 303-311.

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