Jania corniculata ( ) J.V.
Jania rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo Mediterranean
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Jania corniculata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 274
Published in: Lamouroux, [J.V.F.] (1812). Extrait d'un mémoire sur la classification des Polypiers coralligènes non entièrement pierreux. Nouveaux Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomathique de Paris 3: 181-188.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania rubens var. corniculata (Linnaeus) Yendo
Corallina corniculata Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having a horned capsule.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Athanasiadis (2016: 345) credits Lamouroux (1812: 185 [actually 186]) with this combination but the binomial was not formally used by Lamouroux in this publication. - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
Treated as taxonomically valid by Athanasiadis (2016: 345). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.