Amphiroa pustulata Martens
Amphiroa pustulata Martens 1836: 489
Published in: Martens, G. von (1836). Amphiroa pustulata. Flora 19: 487-491, 1 pl.
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
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having pustules (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Synonymy proposed by Bornet (1892a: 349); more recently considered a synonym by de Toni (1905: 1813) (Harvey et al. 2009: 269). - (30 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Neaple [Naples, Italy] (Martens 1836: 487).
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: 01 November 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Martens, G. von (1836). Amphiroa pustulata. Flora 19: 487-491, 1 pl.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.