Jania tenella var. zacae E.Y. 1953
Jania tenella var. zacae E.Y.Dawson 1953: 121, pl. 8: fig. 3; pl. 31: fig. 1
Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1953). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 1. Bangiales to Corallinaceae subf. Corallinoidae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 17: 1-239, Plates 1-33.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bahía Piedra Blanca, Costa Rica (Dawson 1953: 122). Holotype: Crocker; Feb. 2, 1938; Epiphytic on old Padina. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco Crocker 19 (Dawson 1953: 122). Notes: Dawson (1953: 122) An Isotype is on sheet 54868 in HAHF.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Mateo-Cid, L.E., Mendoza-Gonzalez, A.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2013). Occurrence and distribution of the genus Jania J. V. Lamouroux (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in the Pacific coast of Baja California and Gulf of California, Mexico. American Journal of Plant Sciences 2013(4): 1-13.
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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.