Amphiroa dimorpha Me. 1929
Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine Panama, Amphiroa dimorpha — Habit: segments broadly flattened, often with undulating margins
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Amphiroa dimorpha Me.Lemoine 1929: 76, pl. III : figs 3-4, pl. IV : fig. 6
Published in: Lemoine, Mme P. [M.] (1929). Les Corallinacées de l'Archipel des Galapagos et du Golfe de Panama. Archives du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle [Paris], Sixième Série 4: 37-88, 35 figs, IV pls.
Publication date: Décembre 1929
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), having two forms, e.g., two morphotypes in the same life history (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Post Office Bay, Charles Island, Galápagos (Dawson 1953: 142). Holotype: St. George Expedition; 1923-24; Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (Dawson 1953: 142). Notes: An Isotype fragment is on sheet 54099 in HAHF (Dawson,1953: 142).
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
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