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Corallina fastigiata (Harvey) Kützing 1858

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Corallinoideae
Tribe Corallineae
Genus Corallina

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Corallina fastigiata (Harvey) Kützing
Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia. 04 Dec 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina fastigiata (Harvey) Kützing
Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia. 04 Dec 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Corallina fastigiata (Harvey) Kützing

 

Baillouviana crassipes (Harvey) Kuntze

Jania fastigiata Harvey Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Corallina fastigiata (Harvey) Kützing 1858: 38, pl. 79: figs. IIIg-i

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corallina is Corallina officinalis Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania fastigiata Harvey

Basionym
Jania fastigiata Harvey

Type information
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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 06 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.

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