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Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne

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

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Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne

 

Avrainvillea fulva (M.Howe) D.S.Littler & Littler

Cheilosporum sagittatum (J.V.Lamouroux) Areschoug KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Arthrocardia sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842: 359

Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Essais sur une classification des algues et des polypiers calcifères de Lamouroux. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde série 17: 297-380, pls 14-17.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Arthrocardia is Arthrocardia corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania sagittata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville

Basionym
Corallina sagittata J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: Île-de-France [Mauritius] (Lamouroux, Bory de Saint-Vincent & Eudes-Deslongchamps 1824: 215). Holotype: CN herb. Lamouroux (Woelkerling & de Reviers, 2008: 305, fig. 2). Notes: Holotype is illustrated in Woelkerling & de Reviers (2008: fig. 2).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), saggitate, shaped like an arrow-head with two equal sharp basal lobes directed downwards (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Blainville, H.M.D. de (1834). Manuel d'actinologie ou de zoophytologie, contenant 1.° Une histoire abrégée de cette partie de la zoologie, avec des considérations générales sur l'anatomie, la physiologie, les moeurs, les habitudes et les usages des Actinozoaires; 2.° Un système général d'Actinologie, tiré à la fois des animaux et de leurs parties solides ou polypiers; 3.° Un catalogue des principaux auteurs qui ont écrit sur ce sujet. Avec un atlas de 100 planches représentant une espèce de chaque genre et sous-genre. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-694, [i, err.], Atlas: 103 copper engravings by Prêtre ("pinxit"), Turpin ("direxit") and Massard ("sculpsit"). Paris & Strasbourg: F.G. Levrault.

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