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Jania tenella var. zacae E.Y.Dawson

Publication details
Jania tenella var. zacae E.Y.Dawson 1953: 121, pl. 8: fig. 3; pl. 31: fig. 1

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1953). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 1. Bangiales to Corallinaceae subf. Corallinoidae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 17: 1-239, Plates 1-33.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bahía Piedra Blanca, Costa Rica (Dawson 1953: 122). Holotype: Crocker; Feb. 2, 1938; Epiphytic on old Padina. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco Crocker 19 (Dawson 1953: 122). Notes: Dawson (1953: 122) An Isotype is on sheet 54868 in HAHF.

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Key references
Mateo-Cid, L.E., Mendoza-Gonzalez, A.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2013). Occurrence and distribution of the genus Jania J. V. Lamouroux (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Pacific coast of Baja California and Gulf of California, Mexico. American Journal of Plant Sciences 2013(4): 1-13.

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