Amphiroa canaliculata G. 1866
Amphiroa canaliculata G.Martens 1866: 28-29, 84-85, pl. VI
Published in: Martens, G. von (1868 '1866'). Die Tange. Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen Quellen. Botanischer Theil. pp. 1-152, pls I-VII. Berlin: Verlag de Königlichen Geheimen Ober-Hofbuchdruckerei (R.Y. Decker).
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), canaliculate, with a longitudinal channel or groove (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Indonesia: "an der Südküste von Java bei Buntjo-tji-ower" (Ujung Juwuwer?) (Silva & al. 1996: 221).
Created: 31 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 January 2011 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 20 January 2021.