Haliptilon attenuatum (Kützing) & H.W.
Haliptilon attenuatum (Kützing) Garbary & H.W.Johansen 1982: 212 (as 'attenuata' )
Published in: Garbary, D.J. & Johansen, H.W. (1982). Scanning electron microscopy of Corallina and Haliptilon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta): surface features and their taxonomic implications. Journal of Phycology 18: 211-219, 13 figs.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Haliptilon is Haliptilon cuvieri (J.V.Lamouroux) H.W.Johansen & P.C.Silva.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania virgata var. attenuata (Kützing) Taşkin
Corallina attenuata Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Kim et al. (2007), the genus Haliptilon is congeneric with Jania, so this entity requires further assessment to ascertain its generic placement. - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Taskin, E. (ed.), Akbulut, A., Yildiz, A., Sahin, B., Sen, B., Uzunöz, C., Solak, C., Basdemir, D., Sevik, F., Sönmez, F., Acikgöz, I., Pabuccu, K., Öztürk, M., Alp, M.T., Albay, M., Cak?r, M., Özbay, Ö., Can, Ö., Akcaalan, R., Atici, T., Koray, T., Özer, T., Karan, T., Aktan, Y., Zengin, Z.T. (2019). Türkiye suyosunlari listei [Turkey algae list]. pp. [i]-xix, -804. Istanbul: Ali Nihat Gökyigit Vakfi Yayini.
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.
Kim, J.H., Guiry, M.D., Oak, J.H., Choi, D.-S., Kang, S.-H., Chung, H. & Choi, H.-G. (2007). Phylogenetic relationships within the tribe Janieae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data: a reappraisal of Jania. Journal of Phycology 43: 1310-1319.
Created: 16 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2020.