Amphiroa acutiloba 1842
Cheilosporum acutilobum (Decaisne) Piccone Tanzania
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Amphiroa acutiloba Decaisne 1842: 125
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Jania acutiloba (Decaisne) J.H.Kim, Guiry & H.-G.Choi
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Hendey (1974: 282) records this as a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 227). Type: PC (Srimanobhas, Baba, Akioka, Masaki & Johansen 1990: 108). Notes: Isotype slide in UC (D-8, W.A. Setchell).
Kim, J.H., Guiry, M.D., Oak, J.H., Choi, D.-S., Kang, S.-H., Chung, H. & Choi, H.-G. (2007). Phylogenetic relationships within the tribe Janieae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data: a reappraisal of Jania. Journal of Phycology 43: 1310-1319.
Created: 26 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 June 2013 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 November 2020.