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Corallina squamata Linnaeus 1758

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

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Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Collected near Roscoff (F), December 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
San Román, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Cambre, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools. 04 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools. 04 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools. 04 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools. 04 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina squamata Linnaeus
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; epiphytic on Cystoseria in pools. 03 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Jania squamata (Linnaeus) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Corallina squamata Linnaeus 1758: 806

Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Editio decima revisa. Vol. 1 pp. [i-iv], [1]-823. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corallina is Corallina officinalis Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania squamata (Linnaeus) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi

Type information
Type locality: "Oc. Europaeo" (Silva & al. 1996: 234).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with scales (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
"C. bipinnata, articulis obovatis compressis. Ellis. 49. n. 4. t. 24. f. C. Hab. Oc. Europaeo."

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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.

Key references
Lamarck, J.B. de (1815). Suite et fin des polypiers corticiferes. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle Paris 2: 227-240.

Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.

Created: 03 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 14 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Webster, A. (1972). A note on Corallina squamata Ellis as it occurs in the eulittoral zone in counties Clare and Galway. Irish Naturalists' Journal 17: 267-268.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.

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