Jania natalensis Harvey 1849: 107
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic regions; deposited in the Herbarium of the Dublin University. [Part 2]. pp. 65-124 [ends abruptly], pls XXVI-L. London: Reeve Brothers.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania crassa J.V.Lamouroux
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban) , South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 245). Notes: Dawson (1953: 118) Holotype is a collection by Dr. Gueinzius, probably in the Harvey Herbarium, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.
Source of current name
Johansen, H.W. (1971). Changes and additions to the articulated coralline flora of California. Phycologia 10(2/3): 241-249, 22 figs.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 December 2017 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 16 June 2019.