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Corallina tenella Kützing 1858

Publication details
Corallina tenella Kützing 1858: 41, pl. 85: fig. 2

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1858). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VIII pp. i-ii, 1-48, 100 plates. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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 tenella (Kützing) Grunow

Type information
Syntype localities: Golfo di Napoli, Italy (Silva & al. 1996: 244). Notes: Syntype localities: Golfo di Napoli, Italy; Mexico (South & Skelton, 2003).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Corallina tenella Kützing)
Africa: Ethiopia (Papenfuss 1968), Sudan (Papenfuss 1968).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

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