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Amansia marchantioides Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Amansieae
Genus Amansia

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Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Cape Peron [Point Peron], Western Australia; with tetrasporangia. Scale - 500 µm.. 18 Nov 2018. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Cape Peron [Point Peron], Western Australia. 18 Nov 2018. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Ardenza, Livorno, Italy; shallow sublittoral. Detail of upper surface. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Ardenza, Livorno, Italy; shallow sublittoral. Detail of margin of blade. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Ardenza, Livorno, Italy; shallow sublittoral. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Amansia marchantioides Harvey
Ardenza, Livorno, Italy; shallow sublitttoral. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

 

Pinnularia braunii var. amphicephala (Ant.Mayer) Hustedt

Symphyocladia marchantioides (Harvey) Falkenberg Cape Peron [Point Peron], Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Amansia marchantioides Harvey 1855: 223

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amansia is Amansia multifida J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Symphyocladia marchantioides (Harvey) Falkenberg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the genus Marchantia.

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

Taxonomic notes
Amansia? marchantioides Harvey (Womersley 2003: 341). - (9 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: New Zealand: Cape Kidnapper; Hawke's Bay (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 554). Lectotype: ‘Rev. N. Colenso, N. Zealand’; TCD (Millar 1990: 456). Notes: Womersley (2003: 341) gives the following data for Amansia? marchantioides: Type from Cape Kidnappers, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand (Colenso); holotype in Herb. Harvey, TCD. (Harvey gave “Cape Kidnapper and Hawke’s Bay; however the Cape is at the southern extremity of Hawkes Bay and it appears that this the only type locality).

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Key references
Ardré, F. (1973). Remarques sur la structure et les affinités des Symphyocladia (Rhodomelacées, Céramiales). Botaniste 56: 19-54.

Millar, A.J.K. (1990). Marine red algae of the Coffs Harbour region, northern New South Wales. Australian Systematic Botany 3: 293-593, 76 figs, 2 tables.

Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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