Amphiroa cretacea f. rosariformis
Amphiroa cretacea f. rosariformis Yendo 1902: 7, pl. IV: fig. 3
Published in: Yendo, K. (1902). Corallinae verae japonicae. Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University 16(3): 1-36, VII plates.
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 Pachyarthron cretaceum (Postels & Ruprecht) Manza
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Kaifu, Honshu, Japan (Woelkerling et al. 2008: 281). Holotype: SAP?/TI? (Woelkerling et al. 2008: 281). Notes: Possibly in SAP or TI. A lectotype may need to be designated.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J., Millar, A.J.K., Harvey, A. & Baba, M. (2008). Recognition of Pachyarthron and Bossiella as distinct genera in the Corallinaceae, subfamily Corallinoideae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 47: 265-293.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2010 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 24 September 2019.