Amphiroa cretacea f. tasmanica (Sonder) 1902
Amphiroa cretacea f. tasmanica (Sonder) Yendo 1902: 714, pl. 51, fig. 1
Published in: Yendo, K. (1902). Corallinae verae of Port Renfrew. Minnesota Botanical Studies 2: 711-722, 6 pls.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphiroa is Amphiroa tribulus (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Amphiroa tasmanica Sonder
Amphiroa tasmanica Sonder 1853
The identity of this species is unknown. Woelkerling et al. (2008) consider it to be a synonym of Pachyarthron cretaceum, but that species, with a type locality of Unalaska Island, Alaska is a synonym of Corallina officinalis (Hind et al. 2014). - (17 Aug 2014) - Paul Gabrielson
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphiroa tasmanica Sonder)
South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963), Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Fuegia (Papenfuss 1964), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.