Amansia rhodantha (Harvey) J.Agardh Tanzania; detail of cells
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Delesseria rhodantha Harvey 1834: 151-152, pl. CXXVI
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1834). Notice of a collection of algae, communicated to Dr. Hooker by the late Mrs. Charles Telfair, from "Cap Malheureux", in the Mauritius; with descriptions of some new and little known species. Journal of Botany [Hooker] 1: 147-157, pls CXXV, CXXVI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amansia rhodantha (Harvey) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
South & Skelton (2003: 737) cite this species as a synonym of Amansia glomerata C. Agardh 1824.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cap Malheureux, Mauritius (Harvey 1834: 26). Holotype: TCD (N'Yeurt 2002: 236).
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
Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
Created: 13 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2018 by M.D. 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 27 May 2019.