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Jania spectabilis (Harvey ex Grunow) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi

Publication details
Jania spectabilis (Harvey ex Grunow) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi in J.H.Kim et al. 2007: 1318 (as 'spectabile' )

Published in: 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.
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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
Cheilosporum spectabile Harvey ex Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Coleva, Tonga (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 230). Type: TCD Harvey 31 (Srimanobhas, Baba, Akioka, Masaki & Johansen 1990: 110). Notes: Syntypes in BM, K (sectioned fragments, K-22, in W.A. Setchell collection at UC), MEL, UC.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spectacular.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cheilosporum spectabile Harvey ex Grunow 1874

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Townsend, R.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2018). 'Coralline algae'. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 86-97, 105-137, 143-146. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

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