Amplisiphonia pacifica Hollenberg 1939: 382, figs 1-13
Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1939). A morphological study of Amphlisiphonia a new member of the Rhodomelaceae. Bot Gazette 101: 380-390.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Amplisiphonia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Corona del Mar, Orange Co., California, U.S.A
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular phylogenetic and DNA barcode assessment of the tribe Pterosiphonieae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) emphasizing the Northeast Pacific. Botany 94: 917-939, 8 figs.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Hollenberg, G.J. & Wynne, M.J. (1970). Sexual plants of Amplisiphonia pacifica (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 9: 175-178.
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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 22 February 2019.