Amphiroa cretacea f. breviarticulata ( )
Amphiroa cretacea f. breviarticulata (Areschoug) Yendo 1905: 10
Published in: Yendo, K. (1905). A revised list of Corallinae. Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo 20(12): 1-46.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Arthrocardia breviarticulata (Areschoug) Weber Bosse
Amphiroa breviarticulata Areschoug
Type locality: West Indies (Woelkerling et al. 2008: 278). Holotype: Not stated; Unknown; MEL 594497 (Woelkerling et al. 2008: 278).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Woelkerling et al. (2008: 286), A. breviarticulata is most likely a species of Jania. - (23 Oct 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J., Millar, A.J.K., Harvey, A. & Baba, M. (2008). Recognition of Pachyarthron and Bossiella as distinct genera in the Corallinaceae, subfamily Corallinoideae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 265-293.
Weber-van Bosse, A. & Foslie, M. (1904). The Corallinaceae of the Siboga-Expedition Siboga Expeditie Monographie LXI. pp. 1-77, 32 figs, XVI pls. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
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Verified by: 08 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 June 2019.