Corallina radiata 1815
Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker Rottnest Island, Western Australia
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Corallina radiata Lamarck 1815: 240
Published in: Lamarck, J.B. de (1815). Suite et fin des polypiers corticiferes. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle Paris 2: 227-240.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker
Type locality: "Habite les mers de la Nouvelle-Hollande. Péron et Lesueur." (Lamarck 1815: 240). Holotype: Péron & Lesueur; PC (Womersly & Johansen 1996: 319).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Ducker, S.C. (1979). The genus Metagoniolithon Weber-van Bosse (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 27: 67-101, 15 figs.
Created: 18 July 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 14 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in 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.