Amansia multifida J.V.Lamouroux 1809

Publication Details
Amansia multifida J.V.Lamouroux 1809: 332, pl. 6: fig. 2 C-E

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1809). Observations sur la physiologie des algues marines, et description de cinq nouveaux genres de cette famille. Nouveau Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomathique de Paris 1: 330-333, fig. 2, pl. 6.

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Publication date: May 2009

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Amansia.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: "Hab. in Antillis"; (Lamouroux 1809: 332) Notes: INA and Silva, Basson & Moe (1996: 472) give the more precise locality of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), cleft into many parts (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 25 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 24 May 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 May 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 30 November 2023

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