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Corallina anceps Lamarck

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

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Corallina anceps Lamarck
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Corallina anceps Lamarck
Shoalwater Bay, south of Perth, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Corallina anceps Lamarck
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Corallina anceps Lamarck
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).

Corallina anceps Lamarck
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Stauroneis phoenicenteron var. hattorii Tsumura

Amphiroa anceps (Lamarck) Decaisne Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Corallina anceps Lamarck 1815: 238

Published in: Lamarck, J.B. de (1815). Suite et fin des polypiers corticiferes. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle Paris 2: 227-240.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corallina is Corallina officinalis Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphiroa anceps (Lamarck) Decaisne

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), two-edged (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "...les mers Australes ou de la Nouvelle Hollande" [Australia]. (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 286). Holotype: Péron & Lesueur; PC (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 286). Notes: Lectotype: PC, General Herbarium, PC0028677, designated by W. Woelkerling & B. de Reviers in Harvey et al. (2009: 263, figs 1-6). Also shown as Fig. 1 in Harvey et al. (2013).

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Source of current name
Decaisne, J. (1842). Mémoires sur les corallines ou polypiers calcifères. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 2 16: 85-120.

Key references
Harvey, A.S., Woelkerling, W.J. & Millar, A.J.K. (2009). The genus Amphiroa (Lithophylloideae, Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) from the temperate coasts of the Australian continent, including the newly described A. klochkovana. Phycologia 48: 258-290.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Womersely, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Amphiroideae Johansen 1969: 47. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIB, Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 283-288. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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