Asterfilopsis piurana M.S. & S,M.
Asterfilopsis piurana M.S.Calderon & S,M.Boo 2016: 547, figs 9-14
Published in: Calderon, M.S. & Boo, S.M. (2016). Phylogeny of Phyllophoraceae (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) reveals Asterfilopsis gen. nov. from the Southern Hemisphere. Phycologia 55(5): 543-554.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
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This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Yacila, Piura, northern Peru (5°7'46"S, 81°10'6"W) (Calderon & Boo 2016: 547). Holotype (female thallus): Martha S. Calderon; 4 October 2013; intertidal zone. CNUK CNU049227-2 (Calderon & Boo 2016: 547). Notes: Isotype: CNU049208, CNU049222, CNU049227-1, CNU069951.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2018.