Jania pygmaea J.V.
Jania pygmaea J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 269, pl. IX: fig. 1
Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, -560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).
Corallina pygmaea (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing 1858
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Sur le Galaxaura Lapidescens du Gap de Bonne-Espérance" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 243).
Created: 01 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.