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Jania pumila 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 pumila J.V.Lamouroux
Hawaii; epiphytic on Galaxaura; scale 5 mm. 12 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Jania pumila J.V.Lamouroux
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Dictyosiphon hippuroides (Lyngbye) Kützing

Jania pumila J.V.Lamouroux Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Jania pumila J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 269, pl. IX [9]: fig. 2

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
Syntype localities: "Mer Rouge"; "Indes Orientales" (Silva & al. 1996: 243).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina pumila (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing 1858

Taxonomic notes
South & Skelton (2003) cite this as a synonym of Jania tenella (Kützing) Grunow 1874.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Jania pumila J.V.Lamouroux)
Atlantic Islands: Ascension (John & al. 2004, Tsiamis & al. 2017), Azores (Neto & al. 2020), Bermuda (Taylor 1960, Schneider 2003), Canary Islands (Haroun & al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John & al. 2004, Moro & al. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Madeira (Levring 1974, Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001, Ferreira & al. 2018), Salvage Islands (John & al. 2004), St Helena (John & al. 2004), Trindade and Martim Vaz (Pellizzari & al. 2020).

Europe: Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1960, Collado-Vides et al. 2011), Mexico (Mendoza-González & al. 2014, Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (Núñez Resendiz & al. 2019, García & al. 2020).

Central America: Belize (Taylor 1960).

Caribbean Islands: Barbados (Taylor 1969), Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Taylor 1960, Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014, Torres Conde & Martínez-Daranas 2019), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960, Betancourt & Herrera-Moreno, 2001), Jamaica (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960), Puerto Rico (Taylor 1960), St. Eustatius (van der Loos & Prud'homme van Reine 2015, van der Loos & al. 2017), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Taylor 1960, Oliveira Filho 1977, Villaca et al. 2010), Colombia (Díaz-Pulido & Díaz-Ruíz 2003), Venezuela (Ganesan 1990).

Africa: Ethiopia (Papenfuss 1968), Kenya (Silva & al. 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Madagascar (Silva & al. 1996, Vieira & al. 2021), Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva & al. 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva & al. 1996).

Middle East: Bahrain (Silva & al. 1996), Egypt (Papenfuss 1968), Iran (Silva & al. 1996, Kokabi & Yousefzadi 2015), Kuwait (Silva & al. 1996, Al-Yamani & al. 2014), Oman (Wynne 2018), Red Sea (Einav & al. 2021).

South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014, Lastimoso & Santiañez 2021), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Asia: China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2016), Japan (Okamura 1936, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: American Samoa (Tsuda et al. 2011 ), Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Tsuda 2006), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996), French Polynesia (Pari & N'Yeurt 1999, Skelton & South 2007, N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Hawaiian Islands (Abbott 1999, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007, Vroom & Timmers 2009), Jarvis I. & Kingman Reef (Tsuda & Fisher 2012), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Samoa (Skelton & South 2007), Samoan Archipelago (Skelton & South 1999), Society Islands (Taylor 1973 ), Wake Atoll (Tsuda, Abbott & Foster 2006).

(as Corallina pumila (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

Lugilde, J., Peña, V. & Bárbara, I. (2016). El orden Corallinales sensu lato (Rhodophyta) en el Atlántico ibérico: estado actual de su conocimiento. Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 73(2): e038, 3 tables.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Núñez Resendiz, M.L., Dreckmann, K.M., Sentíes, A., Wynne, M.J. Tejera, H.L. (2019). Marine red algae (Rhodophyta) of economic use in the algal drifts from the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico. Phytotaxa 387(3): 219-240, 3 tables, 64 figs.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

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