Corallina gallioides 1815
Corallina gallioides Lamarck 1815: 239
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 gallioides (Lamarck) Ducker
Type locality: "Habite. les mers Australes ou de la Nouvelle-Hollande. Péron et Lesueur." (Lamarck 1815: 240). Type: PC?
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley & Johansen in Womersley (1996: 321) cite ?Corallina gallioides Lamarck 1815 as a synonym of Metagoniolithon chara (Lamarck) Ducker. Included in the synonymy of Metagoniolithon chara (Lamarck) Ducker by Ducker (1979: 88) with a question mark. - (11 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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
Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Metagoniolithoideae Johansen 1969. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIB, Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 317-323. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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.