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Amphiroa tuberculosa f. frondescens (Postels & Ruprecht) Setchell & Gardner

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Lithophyllaceae
Subfamily Lithophylloideae
Tribe Amphiroeae
Genus Amphiroa

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Amphiroa tuberculosa f. frondescens (Postels & Ruprecht) Setchell & Gardner
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Amphiroa tuberculosa f. frondescens (Postels & Ruprecht) Setchell & Gardner
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Lomentaria pygmaea (J.V.Lamouroux) Gaillon

Corallina frondescens Postels & Ruprecht Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Amphiroa tuberculosa f. frondescens (Postels & Ruprecht) Setchell & Gardner 1903: 362

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1903). Algae of northwestern America. University of California Publications in Botany 1: 165-418, Plates 17-27.

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 Bossiella frondescens (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson

Basionym
Corallina frondescens Postels & Ruprecht

Type information
Type locality: Aleutian Islands: Unalaska Island (Silva 1996-to date).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y. (1964). A review of Yendo's jointed coralline algae of Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island. Nova Hedwigia 7: 537-543.

Hind, K.R., Miller, K. A., Young, M., Jensen, C., Gabrielson, P. W. & Martone, P. (2015). Resolving cryptic species of Bossiella (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) using contemporary and historical DNA. American Journal of Botany 102: 1-19.

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.

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