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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 145108

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhodophytina (Subdivision) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorideophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinoideae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiroa cretacea (Postels & Ruprecht) Endlicher, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiroa cretacea f. rosariformis Yendo, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiroa cretacea f. tasmanica (Sonder) Yendo, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiroa cretacea f. typica Nagai, 1941 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrocardia cretacea (Postels & Ruprecht) Weber-van Bosse, 1904 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBossiella cretacea (Postels & Ruprecht) H.W.Johansen, 1969
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina calvadosii J.V.Lamouroux, 1816 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina compacta P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina cretacea Postels & Ruprecht, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina nana Zanardini, 1844 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. compacta (P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan) Hamel & Lemoine, 1953
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. nana (Zanardini) Van Heurck, 1908 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. profunda Farlow, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. vulgaris Kützing, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. compacta (P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan) Batters, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. flabellifera Schiffner, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. nana (Zanardini) Ardissone, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. profunda Farlow, 1881 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. vulgaris Kützing, 1858 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachyarthron cretaceum (Postels & Ruprecht) Manza, 1937
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkoralalge  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkoraalwier  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoral weedUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoral meed  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoralline  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKorallermoos  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrasing  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrasing  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkorallalg  [details]
Direct child
taxa (17)

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. flexilis Kjellman, 1883
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. chilensis (Decaisne) Kützing, 1858
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. paltonophora Kützing

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. compacta (P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan) Hamel & Lemoine, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. fastigiata Kützing, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina panizzoi R.Schnetter & U.Richter, 1979
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. nana (Zanardini) Van Heurck, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. pilulifera (Postels & Ruprecht) Setchell & N.L.Gardner, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina pilulifera Postels & Ruprecht, 1840
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. profunda Farlow, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. robusta Kjellman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. flexilis Kjellman, 1883
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis f. vulgaris Kützing, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. compacta (P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan) Batters, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. flabellifera Schiffner, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. mediterranea (Areschoug) Hauck, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllisolandia elongata (J.Ellis & Solander) K.R.Hind & G.W.Saunders, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. mediterranea Kützing, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllisolandia elongata (J.Ellis & Solander) K.R.Hind & G.W.Saunders, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. nana (Zanardini) Ardissone, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. profunda Farlow, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis var. vulgaris Kützing, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Argentina
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeebrugge [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPointe du Nid de Corbet [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPointe du Riden [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCap Gris Nez [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (89 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (653 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (125 nucleotides; 101 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:87706 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat tide pools to 20 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Red colour results from the dominance of the pigments phycoerythrin and phycocyanin; this masks the other pigments, chlorophyll a (no chlorophyll b), beta-caratene and a number of unique xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction vegetative reproduction is rare; asexual reproduction is effected by the formation of various kinds of spores; Sexual reproduction is unique in this group due to their passive, non flagellated sperm cells (spermatia) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145108
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Corallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=145108 on 2015-09-03
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