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Archamphiroa

Rhodophyceae - Corallinales

Taxonomy
Archamphiroa was named by Steinmann (1930). Its type is Archamphiroa jurassica.

It was assigned to Corallinales by Bucur et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Archamphiroa Steinmann
2009Archamphiroa Bucur et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomBiliphytaCavalier-Smith 1981
phylumRhodophytaWettstein 1922
RankNameAuthor
classRhodophyceaeRuprecht 1851
orderCorallinalesSilva and Johansen 1986
genusArchamphiroaSteinmann 1930

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
I. I. Bucur et al. 2009Non-geniculate monomerous thalli made up of cylindrical to subcylindrical branches, sometimes bifurcated. The branches are composed of a coaxial core with arched, alternating lightcolored
and dark-colored rows of cells, and a peripheral region. Cell filaments in the peripheral region are perpendicular to the core axis. Cell fusions are present in the peripheral region, and possible also in the core.