Corallina natalensis (Harvey) Kützing 1858

Publication Details
Corallina natalensis (Harvey) Kützing 1858: 38, pl. 79: fig. II c-f

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 crassa J.V.Lamouroux.

Jania natalensis Harvey

Type Information
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.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 25 July 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 July 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 28 May 2023

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