Colaconema amphiroae (K.M. ) P.W.
Colaconema amphiroae (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson in P.W.Gabrielson et al. 2000: 40
Published in: Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B., Lindstrom, S.C., Hawkes, M.W. & Scagel, R.F. (2000). Keys to the benthic marine algae and seagrasses of British Columbia, Southeast Alaska, Washington and Oregon. Phycological Contribution from the Department of Botany, University of British Columbia. Vol. No. 5 pp. i-iv, 1-189..
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodochorton amphiroae K.M.Drew
Type locality: White' Point, San Pedro, California (Drew 1928: 179). Holotype: Gardner, no. 1928; February; hosts: two forms of Amphiroa tuberculosa. UC 276411 (Drew 1928: 179). Notes: Isotype in AHF (sheet 8792); see Dawson (1953: 27).
This combination was separately proposed by Harper & Saunders (2002: 473).
This is a marine species.
Harper, J.T. & Saunders, G.W. (2002). A re-classification of the Acrochaetiales based on molecular and morphological data, and establishment of the Colaconematales, ord. nov.. British Phycological Journal 37: 463-475.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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