Amphiroa howei Ishijima 1938
Amphiroa howei Ishijima 1938: 14, pl. I : fig. 3
Published in: Ishijima, W. (1938). New species of calcareous algae from several Tertiary and later limestones from various localities of the Ryukyu Islands. Japanese Journal of Geology and Geography 15(1/2): 13-16, 1 pl.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "The raised coral reef of Isigaki-zima, Ryukyu" (Ishijima 1938: 14).
Described as a fossil.
Named for "Dr Howe, Director of the New York Botanical Garden...".
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
Created: 05 March 2021 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.