Amphiroa corymbosa ( )
Amphiroa corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne 1842: 124
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic regions; deposited in the Herbarium of the Dublin University. [Part 2]. pp. 65-124 [ends abruptly], pls XXVI-L. London: Reeve Brothers.
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 Arthrocardia corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne
Corallina corymbosa Lamarck
Type locality: "Habite les mers d'Amérique. Ma collection" [thought to be Cape of Good Hope, South Africa; Johansen 1969: 57] (Lamarck 1815: 235).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), corymbose (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 19 June 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 16 November 2005 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 19 June 2019.