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Corallina pedunculata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1818

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

Corallina pedunculata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville
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
Corallina pedunculata (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville 1818: 369

Published in: De B. [Blainville, H.M.D. de] (1818). Coralline, Corallina (Zoophyt.). In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles dans lequel on traite méthodiquement des differents êtres de la nature, Ed. 2, vol. 10. (Cuvier, F. Eds), pp. 360-371. Paris: F.G. Levrault.
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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 pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux

Jania pedunculata J.V.Lamouroux

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).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Name also introduced by Kützing (1858: 37, pl. 78: fig. II); see Woelkerling, Harvey & Reviers (2015: 1281). - (14 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry

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.

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Kützing, F.T. (1858). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VIII pp. i-ii, 1-48, 100 plates. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).

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