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Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva 1996

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Corallinoideae
Tribe Janieae
Genus Jania


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Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).

Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).


Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be)

Publication details
Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva in Silva & al. 1996: 242

Published in: Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

Publication date: September 1996

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Jania is Jania rubens (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

Corallina intermedia Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva & al. 1996: 242).

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina intermedia Kützing 1858

Nomenclatural notes
"Posible variedad de Jania rubens (Neto & al., 2001)." (Lugilde & al. 2016: 10). - (7 Dec 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Jania intermedia (Kützing) P.C.Silva)
Atlantic Islands: Madeira (John & al. 2004).

Africa: Mozambique (Silva & al. 1996), South Africa (De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Réunion (Zubia & al.).

South-west Asia: Sri Lanka (Coppejans & al. 2009).

Key references
Lugilde, J., Peña, V. & Bárbara, I. (2016). El orden Corallinales sensu lato (Rhodophyta) en el Atlántico ibérico: estado actual de su conocimiento. Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 73(2): e038, 3 tables.

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