Jania natalensis 1849
Jania natalensis Harvey 1849: 107
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic regions; deposited in the Herbarium of the Dublin University. [Part 2]. pp. 65-124 [ends abruptly], pls XXVI-L. London: Reeve Brothers.
Publication date: "before November 1849"
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania crassa J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban) , South Africa (Harvey, Woelkerling & Reviers 2020: 267). Holotype: Dr Gueinzius [Wilhelm Gueinzius (1814–1874)]; no date; TCD 0000139 [[specimen in upper left of sheet] (Harvey, Woelkerling & Reviers 2020: 267). Notes: Dawson (1953: 118) Holotype is a collection by Dr. Gueinzius, probably in the Harvey Herbarium, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Johansen, H.W. (1971). Changes and additions to the articulated coralline flora of California. Phycologia 10(2/3): 241-249, 22 figs.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 February 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.