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Jania prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi, nom. illeg. 2007

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

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Jania prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi
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Avrainvillea elliottii A.Gepp & E.S.Gepp

Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot KwaZulu-Natal
© Tom Schils (tom@schils.be)

Publication details
Jania prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi 2007: 1317, nom. illeg.

Published in: 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.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Jania is Jania rubens (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

Basionym
Corallina prolifera J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: "Indes Orientales" (Silva & al. 1996: 229).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina prolifera J.V.Lamouroux 1816
Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot 1902

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Amphiroa flabellata Harvey 1849
Amphiroa stangeri Harvey 1849
Cheilosporum flabellatum (Harvey) Areschoug 1852
Amphiroa heterocladia Kützing 1858
Cheilosporum africanum Manza 1937

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Jania prolifera A.B. Joly, 1966, q.v. - (11 May 2009) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 15 February 2008 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 16 September 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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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 22 September 2021.

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