Acanthophora spicifera var. orientalis (J. ) Zaneveld 1956
Acanthophora spicifera var. orientalis (J.Agardh) Zaneveld 1956: 25
Published in: Zaneveld, J.S. (1956). The economic marine algae of the tropical regions of South and East Asia and their utilization. Indo-Pacific Fisheries Council, Special Publications 3: (ii +) 55.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acanthophora spicifera (M.Vahl) Børgesen
Acanthophora orientalis J.Agardh
Syntype localities: Mariana Islands; "ad Manillam", Philippine Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 471).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
De Jong et al. (1999) cite the authority as (J. Agardh) Zaneveld 1959: 25.
This is a marine species.
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.
Jong, Y.S.D.M. de, Hitipeuw, C. & Prud'Homme van Reine, W.F. (1999). A taxonomic, phylogenetic and biogeographic study of the genus Acanthophora (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Blumea 44: 217-249.
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