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Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine

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 dimorpha Me.Lemoine
Panama, Amphiroa dimorpha — In situ: joints at dichotomies; branches flattened with no distinct midrib. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine
Panama, Amphiroa dimorpha — Habit: segments broadly flattened, often with undulating margins. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

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Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine Panama, Amphiroa dimorpha — Habit: segments broadly flattened, often with undulating margins
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine 1929: 76, pl. III [3]: figs 3-4, pl. IV [4]: fig. 6

Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [M.] (1929). Les Corallinacées de l'Archipel des Galapagos et du Golfe de Panama. Archives du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle [Paris], Sixième Série 4: 37-88, 35 figs, IV pls.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having two forms, e.g., two morphotypes in the same life history (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Post Office Bay, Charles Island, Galápagos (Dawson 1953: 142). Holotype: St. George Expedition; 1923-24; Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (Dawson 1953: 142). Notes: An Isotype fragment is on sheet 54099 in HAHF (Dawson,1953: 142).

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

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