Jania spectabilis ( ex ) J.H.Kim, & H.-G.Choi
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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.
Cheilosporum spectabile Harvey ex Grunow 1874
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 18 February 2008 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 25 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 March 2019.