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Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot

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

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Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot
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Avrainvillea elliottii A.Gepp & E.S.Gepp

Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot 1902: 472

Published in: Hariot, P. (1902). Quelques algues de Madagascar. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 8: 470-472.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cheilosporum is Cheilosporum sagittatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Areschoug.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi

Basionym
Corallina prolifera J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: "Indes Orientales" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 229).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Arthrocardia prolifera ( Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842
Amphiroa prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cheilosporum stangeri (Harvey) Areschoug 1852

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2018.

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