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Jania virgata (Zanardini) Montagne

Publication details
Jania virgata (Zanardini) Montagne 1846: 133

Published in: Montagne, [J.F.]C. (1846). Flore d'Algérie. Ordo I. Phyceae Fries. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842...Sciences physiques. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Durieu De Maisonneuve, M.C. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. 1-197. Paris: Imprimerie Royale, publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une Commission Académique.
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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.

Basionym
Corallina virgata Zanardini

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twiggy, long and slender or streaked, rod-like (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina virgata Zanardini 1841
Haliptilon virgatum (Zanardini) Garbary & H.W.Johansen 1982

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina granifera J.Ellis & Solander 1786
Jania granifera J.V.Lamouroux 1812
Lomentaria gracilis Audouin 1826

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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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Lugilde, J., Peña, V. & Bárbara, I. (2017). Morfología y distribución de Jania virgata (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) y revisión del género Jania s.l. en Galicia. Nova Acta Cientifica Compostelana (Bioloxía) 24: 105-116.

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