Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) Decaisne 1842

Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) Decaisne

Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) DecaisneSouth AfricaRobert Anderson (

Publication Details
Amphiroa ephedraea (Lamarck) Decaisne 1842: 124

Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Mémoire sur les corallines ou polypiers calcifères. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 96-128.

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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.

Corallina ephedraea Lamarck

Type Information
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).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 04 June 2018

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