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Corallina radiata Lamarck 1815

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 radiata Lamarck
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Corallina radiata Lamarck
Albany, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Sirodotia suecica Kylin

Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
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.

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 Metagoniolithon radiatum (Lamarck) Ducker

Type information
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.

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.

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

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