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Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux

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 corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

 

Halichrysis japonica Segawa

Jania rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo Mediterranean
© Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it)

Publication details
Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 274

Published in: Lamouroux, [J.V.F.] (1812). Extrait d'un mémoire sur la classification des Polypiers coralligènes non entièrement pierreux. Nouveaux Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomathique de Paris 3: 181-188.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Jania rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo

Basionym
Corallina corniculata Linnaeus

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having a horned capsule.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Athanasiadis (2016: 345) credits Lamouroux (1812: 185 [actually 186]) with this combination but the binomial was not formally used by Lamouroux in this publication. - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Treated as taxonomically valid by Athanasiadis (2016: 345). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 June 2019.

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