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Amansia paloloensis G.R.South & Skeleton

Publication details
Amansia paloloensis G.R.South & Skeleton 1999: 245-250, figs 2-14

Published in: South, G.R. & Skelton, P.A. (1999). Amansia paloloensis sp. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Samoa, South Pacific. Phycologia 38: 245-250, 14 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amansia is Amansia multifida J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amansia rhodantha (Harvey) J.Agardh

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

Taxonomic notes
South & Skelton (2003: 737) cite this species as a synonym of Amansia glomerata C. Agardh 1824.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Palolo Deep Naturual Marine Reserve, Apia, Samoa, South Pacific (South & Skelton 1999: 245). Holotype: Abundant all year round on dead corals and coral rubble along the rim of the deep, betweem 2 and 10 m depth.. SUVA 1565 (South & Skelton 1999: 245). Notes: Isotypes: SUVA (USP) 1566 (spermatangial plant); SUVA (USP) 2402 (tetrasporangial plant).

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Source of current name
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. (2002). A revision of Amansia glomerata C. Agardh, Amansia rhodantha (Harvey) J. Agardh and Melamansia glomerata (C. Agardh) R.E. Norris (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae). Botanica Marina 45: 231-242.

Created: 12 March 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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South, G.R. & Skelton, P.A. (1999). Amansia paloloensis sp. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Samoa, South Pacific. Phycologia 38: 245-250, 14 figs.

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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 24 February 2019.

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