Amphiroa annulata Me.
Amphiroa annulata Me.Lemoine 1929: 78, fig. 34, pl. 4: fig. 1
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.
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 A (Latin), with rings (Griffith 2004).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: James Bay, James Island, Galápagos (Dawson 1953: 136). Holotype: St. George Expedition; Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France (Dawson 1953: 136). Notes: Dawson (1953: 136) Isotype preparations are on slides 1460 and 1461 in HAHF. Type locality: James I., (Isla San Salvador or Santiago) Galápagos (South & Skelton, 2003).
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.