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Haliptilon attenuatum (Kützing) Garbary & H.W.Johansen

Publication details
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.

Type species
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

Basionym
Corallina attenuata Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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, [1]-804. Istanbul: Ali Nihat Gökyigit Vakfi Yayini.

Key references
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.

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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.

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