Amansia jungermannioides Hering & G.Martens 1836

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey

Current name: Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
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Publication Details
Amansia jungermannioides Hering & G.Martens 1836: 485, plate [figs 1-4]

Published in: Martens, G. von & Hering, K. (1836). Amansia jungermannioides. Flora 19: 481-487, 1 pl. [4 figs].

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amansia is Amansia multifida J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey.

Type Information
Type locality: El Tur, Sinai Peninsula, the northern Red Sea [El Tor]; (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 38) Type: W. Schimper (Unio Itiner. no. 472); 27 March 1835; (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 38) Notes: Tor, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt (Silva et al. 1996). Isotype UC436451.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 October 2018

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 October 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 03 October 2023

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