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Amphiroa longissima W.Ishijima 1938

Publication details
Amphiroa longissima W.Ishijima 1938: 14, pl. I [1]: fig. 2

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.

Type species
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 information
Type locality: "Sirakawa, Southwest of Nisihara, Simaziri-gun, Okinawa-zima, Ryiukyu Islands. Collected by S. HANZAWA (Slide No. 32)" (Ishijima 1938: 15).

Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very long (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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.

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