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Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh 1892

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Acrotylaceae
Genus Amphiplexia

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Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh
Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Sellaphora pupula (K├╝tzing) Mereschkovsky

Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh Rottnest Island, Western Australia
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Publication details
Amphiplexia hymenocladioides J.Agardh 1892: 111, pl. 3: figs 2-11

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1892). Analecta algologica. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 28(6): 1-182, 3 pls.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Amphiplexia.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Binderella neglecta F.Schmitz 1897
Champia circumcincta J.Agardh 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
A relatively rare alga, from shallow (probably shaded) situations to deep water (Kraft & Womersley 1994: 370).

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 278). Lectotype: Wilson; LD, Herb. Agardh 25737 (Kraft & Womersley 1994: 370).

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Kraft, G.T. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Acrotylaceae Schmitz 1892: 18. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 363-376. Canberra:

Kraft, G.T. (1977). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). I. The Acrotylaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 25: 97-140, 18 figs.

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