Jania capillacea Harvey 1853
Jania capillacea Harveyrecolectada en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre sustrato rocoso. Foto: Ángel Fernández
Jania capillacea Harvey 1853: 84
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], -258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bahia Honda, Florida, U.S.A.; (Yoshida 1998: 566) Holotype: Harvey Herbarium, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland; Toumey 70 (Dawson 1953: 116)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), capillarg, hair-like, thread-like (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 March 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 March 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2022