Amphiroa aberrans 1902
Marginisporum aberrans (Yendo) H.W.Johansen & Chihara A0-di, Taipei County, Taiwan. 1998. 3. 12. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.
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Amphiroa aberrans Yendo 1902: 16, pl. II: figs 1-5; pl. V: figs 1-3
Published in: Yendo, K. (1902). Corallinae verae japonicae. Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University 16(3): 1-36, VII plates.
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 Corallina aberrans (Yendo) K.R.Hind & G.W.Saunders
Syntype localities: Japan: Misaki; Boshu; Shimoda; Prov. Hiuga: Prov Wasaka: Prov. Echigo (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Yendo 1902: pl. V: figs 1-3: (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Lectotype fide Yoshida & Baba 1998 (INA). Lectotype: Yendo 1902: Pl. V: Fig. 3 (Hind & Saunders 2013: 107).
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), aberrant, departing from the usual (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hind, K.R. & Saunders, G.W. (2013). A molecular phylogenetic study of the tribe Corallineae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) with an assessment of genus-level taxonomic features and descriptions of novel genera. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 103-114.
Johansen, H.W. (1969). Morphology and systematics of coralline algae with special reference to Calliarthron. University of California Publications in Botany 49: 1-98, 33 figs, 2 tables, 19 plates.
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