Jania prolifera A.B.Joly
Jania prolifera A.B.Joly in A.B. Joly et al. 1966: 161, fig. 1; pl. 1: figs 7-9
Published in: Joly, A.B., Cordeiro, M., Yamaguishi, N. & Ugadim, Y. (1966). New marine algae from southern Brazil. Rickia 2: 159-181, VI plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Praia Mansa", Sao Sebastiao Island, minicipality of Ilhabelo, Sao Paulo State, Brazil (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162). Holotype: A.B. Joly; 9 July 1963; Phycological Herbarium, Dept. of Bot., Fac. Fil. Cienc. Letras U.S.P. (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162).
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Created: 17 June 1998 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 23 April 2019.