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Arthrocardia prolifera ( Lamouroux) Decaisne

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Corallinoideae
Genus Arthrocardia

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Arthrocardia prolifera ( Lamouroux) Decaisne
KwaZulu-Natal. Tom Schils. © Tom Schils (tom@schils.be).

 

Avrainvillea elliottii A.Gepp & E.S.Gepp

Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot KwaZulu-Natal
© Tom Schils (tom@schils.be)

Publication details
Arthrocardia prolifera ( Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842: 359

Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Essais sur une classification des algues et des polypiers calcifères de Lamouroux. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde série 17: 297-380, pls 14-17.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Arthrocardia is Arthrocardia corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cheilosporum proliferum (J.V.Lamouroux) Hariot

Basionym
Corallina prolifera J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: "Indes Orientales" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 229).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 20 June 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 27 September 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 December 2018.

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