Corallina ephedraea 1815
Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) Decaisne South Africa
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Corallina ephedraea Lamarck 1815: 238
Published in: Lamarck, J.B. de (1815). Suite et fin des polypiers corticiferes. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle Paris 2: 227-240.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) Decaisne
Type locality: "..."les mers Australes ou de la Nouv. Holl."" [Australia] (Lamarck 1815: 238). Lectotype: PC 00288683 (Harvey & al. 2013: 129). Notes: Lectotype diesignated by W.J. Woelkerling and B. de Reviers in Harvey et al. (2013: 129, figs 46, 47).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Decaisne, J. (1842). Mémoire sur les corallines ou polypiers calcifères. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 96-128.
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.