Jania compressa J.V.
Jania compressa J.V.Lamouroux 1824: 624, pl. 90 figs 8-10
Published in: Quoy, J.R.C. & Gaimard, P. (1824). Zoologie. In: Voyage autour du monde...sur les corvettes...l'Uranie et la Physicienne, pendant les années 1817, 1818, 1819 et 1829. (De Freycinet, I. Eds), pp. [i-vi], -713. Paris: chez Pilet Aìné, imprimeur-libraraire, rue Christine, no. 5.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania rosea (Lamarck) Decaisne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley & Johansen (1996: 311) question the includion of this entity in Halptilon roseum. - (31 Jul 2006) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Corallinoideae (Areschoug) Foslie 1908: 19. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 288-317. Adelaide & Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 March 2010 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 17 June 2019.