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Haliptilon attenuatum (Kützing) Garbary & H.W.Johansen

Publication details
Haliptilon attenuatum (Kützing) Garbary & H.W.Johansen 1982: 212 (as 'attenuata' )

Published in: Garbary, D.J. & Johansen, H.W. (1982). Scanning electron microscopy of Corallina and Haliptilon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta): surface features and their taxonomic implications. Journal of Phycology 18: 211-219, 13 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Haliptilon is Haliptilon cuvieri (J.V.Lamouroux) H.W.Johansen & P.C.Silva.

Basionym
Corallina attenuata Kützing

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina attenuata Kützing 1857

Taxonomic notes
According to Kim et al. (2007), the genus Haliptilon is congeneric with Jania, so this entity requires further assessment to ascertain its generic placement. - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.

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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Verified by: 25 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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