Amphiroa anastomosans Weber
Amphiroa anastomosans Weber Bosse 1904: 91, pl. XVI: figs 3, 4
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1904). Corallinaea verae of the Malay Archipelago. Siboga-Expeditie Monographie 61: 78-110, Plates XIV-XVI.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), anastomosing.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Harvey et al. (2013: 124), "The status of A. anastomosans as a distinct species requires further evaluation." - (15 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Indonesia: Pulau Lumulumu, Borneo Bank and Sikka, Flores (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 219). Notes: Lectotype (L 935.207-17) designated by Womersley & Bailey (1970: 312) from Sikka Regency, Flores Island, Indonesia (see Harvey et al. 2013: 123).
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.
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Verified by: 15 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 10 December 2018.