Jania fastigiata Harvey 1849
Jania fastigiata HarveyPetticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia - 04 December 2010. Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Jania fastigiata 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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa; (Silva & al. 1996: 242) Type: TCD (Herb. Bowerbank); (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 01 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 10 September 2021
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 10 September 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 August 2022