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Corallina oblongata J.Ellis & Solander 1786

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 oblongata J.Ellis & Solander
subtidal, Cabo de Palos, Spain (Mediterranean). 15 Sep 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

 

Galaxaura oblongata (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux subtidal, Cabo de Palos, Spain (Mediterranean)
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Publication details
Corallina oblongata J.Ellis & Solander 1786: 114, pl. 22: fig. 1

Published in: Ellis, J. & Solander, D. (1786). The natural history of many curious and uncommon zoophytes, collected from various parts of the globe by the late John Ellis...Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander, M.D., F.R.S. &c.. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-208, 63 pls. London: Printed for Benjamin White and Son, at Horace's Head, Fleet-Street and Peter Elmsly, in the Strand.
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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 Tricleocarpa fragilis (Linnaeus) Huisman & R.A.Townsend

Type information
Type locality: West Indies (Huisman & Borowitzka 1990: 168). Lectotype: Ellis & Solander 1786: pl 22, fig. 4 (lectotypified by Papenfuss et al 1982): (Huisman & Borowitzka 1990: 168).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oblong.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Tricelocarpa. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 24-28. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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