Amphiroa foliacea f. erecta Weber
Amphiroa foliacea f. erecta Weber Bosse 1904: 92-93, pl. 14: figs 2-8
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.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Weber-van Bosse (1904c: 93), the name Amphiroa nobilis has been misapplied to this species by Hauck (1888 [1886-1889]: 91)
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: various in Indonesia, including the northeast point of Timor (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 223).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphiroa foliacea f. erecta Weber Bosse)
Indian Ocean Islands: Comoros and Mayotte (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
South-west Asia: India (Rao & Gupta 2015).
Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Singapore (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Pham et al. 2011).
Created: 31 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.