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Amphiroa valonioides Yendo

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 valonioides Yendo
Panama. Habit: cluster of fragile, cylindrical segments with irregularly placed joints.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Ceramium rubrum var. nitens C.Agardh

Amphiroa valonioides Yendo Panama. Habit: cluster of fragile, cylindrical segments with irregularly placed joints.
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Amphiroa valonioides Yendo 1902: 5, pl. I: figs 1-3; pl. IV: fig. 1

Published in: Yendo, K. (1902). Corallinae verae japonicae. Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University 16(3): 1-36, VII plates.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Japan

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphiroa valonioides Yendo)
North America: Mexico (Castaneda-Fernández de Lara et al. 2010 , Mendoza-González et al. 2014).

Central America: Costa Rica (Fernández-García et al. 2011), El Salvador (Fernández-García et al. 2011), Panama (Fernández-García et al. 2011).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Galápagos Islands (Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011).

Asia: China (Xia 2013), Japan (Okamura 1936, Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986, Lee & Kang 2001), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016), Taiwan (Anon. 2012).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Vietnam (Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Tsuda 2006), French Polynesia (N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Abbott 1999, Stuercke & McDermid 2004, Vroom & Timmers 2009), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014).

Key references
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

Mendoza-Gonzalez, A.C., L.E.Mateo-Cid, D.Y.García-López & J.A.Acosta-Calderón (2014). Diversity and distribution of articulated coralline algae (Rhodophyta, Corallinales) of the Atlantic coast of Mexico. Phytotaxa 190(1): 45-63.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

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Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Choi, D.S. & Lee, I.K. (1996). Taxonomic study of Amphiroa valonioides Yendo (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) in Korea. Algae 11(3): 269-275, 4 figs. [in Korean]

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