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Corallina corniculata 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 corniculata Linnaeus
Lectotype at LINN 1293.19 Unlocalised. 05 Dec 2020. LINN. © LINN.

Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Mediterranean. Mirella Coppola di Canzano. © Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it).

 

Halichrysis japonica Segawa

Jania rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo Mediterranean
© Mirella Coppola di Canzano (mirella.coppoladicanzano@fastwebnet.it)

Publication details
Corallina corniculata 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 rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo

Type information
Type locality: "Oc. Eur." [European Seas, generally meaning the Atlantic] (Linnaeus 1758: 806). Lectotype designated by Irvine & Johansen: on Cladostephus. LINN 1293.19 (Irvine & Johansen 1994: 56).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having a horned capsule.

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

Nomenclatural notes
"C. dicohotma, articulis bicornibus: corniculis articulatis. Ellis 50 n. 6, t. 24. f. D. Hab. Oc. Eur."

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Yendo, K. (1905). A revised list of Corallinae. Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo 20(12): 1-46.

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.

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Verified by: 05 December 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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