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Aphanarthron J.Agardh, 1868

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae

Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.

Original publication:Agardh, J.G. (1868). Bidrag till kännedomen om Spetsbergens alger. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, Nye Följd 7(8): [1]4-12, 2 pls.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodomela.

Taxonomic notes
Two species were included by J. Agardh: A. cladostephus J.Agardh and A. laxum J.Agardh, both of which are probably referable to Rhodomela; J. Agardh (1868) subsequently referred the former to Rhodomela. - (27 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 3 species names in the database at present.

Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):

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Verified by: 27 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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