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Amphiroa prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne

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 prolifera (J.V.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
Amphiroa prolifera (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842: 125

Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Mémoire sur les corallines ou polypiers calcifères [la seconde partie du "Essais sur une classification des algues et des polypiers calcifères de Lamourous"]. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 96-128.
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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 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.

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: 20 June 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 22 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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