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Amphiroa polyzona Montagne

Publication details
Amphiroa polyzona Montagne 1846: 136

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphiroa beauvoisii J.V.Lamouroux

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Bressan & Babbini (2003: 120) cite A. polysona Montagne (1849: 136). - (30 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Synonymy proposed by Bornet (1892: 349); more recently considered a synonym by Bressan & Babbini (2003: 120) (Harvey et al. 2009; 269). - (30 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Apud Alger (Silva 1996-to date).

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
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.

Key references
Harvey, A.S., Woelkerling, W.J. & Millar, A.J.K. (2009). The genus Amphiroa (Lithophylloideae, Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) from the temperate coasts of the Australian continent, including the newly described A. klochkovana. Phycologia 48: 258-290.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 April 2010 by Wendy Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2019.

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