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Jania pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux 1816

Classification:
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 pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux
Cottesloe, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Jania pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux
KwaZulu-Natal. 14 Jan 2016. Tom Schils. © Tom Schils (tom@schils.be).

 

Rhodoglossum hemisphaericum Mikami

Jania pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux Cottesloe, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Jania pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 270, pl. IX [9]: fig. 3

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, [1]-560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Jania is Jania rubens (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Australasie" ["Nouvelle Hollande" on lectotype] (Woelkering, Harvey & Reviers 2015: 1281). Lectotype: PC 0076617 [Herb. Thuret ex herb. Lamouroux] (Woelkering, Harvey & Reviers 2015: 1281, fig. 1 A, B). Notes: Epitype (Woelkerling, Harvey & Reviers 2015: 1281): AUSTRALIA, Currumbin, Queensland (BRI No. 714525!)

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pedunculate, provided with a peduncle (a stalk) (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina pedunculata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1818

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Jania compressa J.V.Lamouroux 1824

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Harvey, A.S., Woelkerling, W.J. & Reviers, B. de (2020). A taxonomic analysis of Jania (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) in south-eastern Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 33: 221-277, 34 figs, 5 tables.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Townsend, R.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2018). 'Coralline algae'. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 86-97, 105-137, 143-146. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Woelkering, W.J., Harvey, A.S. & Reviers, B. de (2015). Jania pedunculata (Rhodophyta: Corallinaceae): Typification, nomenclature, and taxonomic status relative to J. crassa, J. verrucosa sensu Johansen & Womersley, and J. ungulata. Taxon 64(6): 1280-1293.

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Woelkering, W.J., Harvey, A.S. & Reviers, B. de (2015). Jania pedunculata (Rhodophyta: Corallinaceae): Typification, nomenclature, and taxonomic status relative to J. crassa, J. verrucosa sensu Johansen & Womersley, and J. ungulata. Taxon 64(6): 1280-1293.
Woelkerling, W.J., Harvey, A.S. & Reviers, B. (2015). Jania pedunculata (Rhodophyta, Corallinaceae): typification, nomenclature and taxonomic status relative to J. crassa, J. verrucosa sensu Johansen & Womersley, and J. ungulata. Taxon 64(6): 1280-1293.

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