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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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  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 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)
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]
All 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. mediterranea 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 (P.& R.) Setchell & Gardner 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 editorCorallina elongata J.Ellis & Solander, 1786
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]
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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [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
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Corallina officinalis Linnaeus, 1758. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). 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 2014-10-30
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