Amphiroa polyzona 1846
Amphiroa polyzona Montagne 1846: 136
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 Amphiroa beauvoisii J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Apud Alger (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Bressan & Babbini (2003: 120) cite A. polysona Montagne (1849: 136). - (30 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry
Synonymy proposed by Bornet (1892: 349); more recently considered a synonym by Bressan & Babbini (2003: 120) (Harvey et al. 2009; 269). - (30 Apr 2010) - 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
Bressan, G. & Babbini, L. (2003). Biodiversità marina delle coste Italiane: Corallinales del Mar Mediterraneo: guida all deteminazione. Biologia Marina Mediterranea 10(Suppl. 2): 1-237.
Harvey, A.S., Woelkerling, W.J. & Millar, A.J.K. (2009). The genus Amphiroa (Lithophylloideae, Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta) from the temperate coasts of the Australian continent, including the newly described A. klochkovana. Phycologia 48: 258-290.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 April 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 August 2021.