Corallina squamata 1758
Jania squamata (Linnaeus) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower intertidal pools
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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], -823. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania squamata (Linnaeus) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi
Type locality: "Oc. Europaeo" (Silva & al. 1996: 234).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with scales (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"C. bipinnata, articulis obovatis compressis. Ellis. 49. n. 4. t. 24. f. C. Hab. Oc. Europaeo."
This is a marine species.
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.
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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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.