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IOC entry for Cheilosporum proliferum

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* Cheilosporum proliferum (Lamouroux) Hariot

Corallina prolifera Lamouroux, 1816: 291, pl. X: fig. 5 (type locality: "Indes Orientales'').

Arthrocardia prolifera (Lamouroux) Decaisne, 1842a: 359.

Amphiroa prolifera (Lamouroux) Decaisne, 1842b: 125.—G. Martens, 1868: 86–87.

Cheilosporum proliferum (Lamouroux) Hariot, 1902: 472.—De Toni, 1905: 1833.— Johansen, 1977: 177–178, figs. 18–21, 30–34.— Seagrief, 1980: 25, fig. on pl. 7.— Bolton & Stegenga, 1987: 173.— Seagrief, 1988: 52, fig. 5:8.— R. Anderson & Stegenga, 1989: 303.— Srimanobhas et al., 1990: 111.— Farrell, Critchley, & Aken, 1993: 152.

Taxonomic synonyms:

Amphiroa flabellata Harvey, 1849 [1847–1849]: 101, pl. XXXIX (upper right) (type locality: Port Natal [Durban], South Africa).—Kützing, 1858: 28, pl. 58: figs. IId,e.

Cheilosporum flabellatum (Harvey) Areschoug, 1852: 544–545.—Barton, 1893: 203.— De Toni, 1905: 1832.— Stephenson, Stephenson, & du Toit, 1937: 355, 373.— Eyre & Stephenson, 1938: 30, 33.— Stephenson, 1939: 534.— Stephenson, 1947: 301.— Brown & Jarman, 1978: 1256, 1257, 1258, 1259.

* Amphiroa stangeri Harvey, 1849 [1847–1849]: 101, pl. XXXIX (upper left) (type locality: Port Natal [Durban], South Africa).—Kützing, 1858: 28, pl. 58: figs. Ia–c.

Cheilosporum stangeri (Harvey) Areschoug, 1852: 544.—Areschoug, 1856: no. 69.— Barton, 1893: 203.— Hariot, 1902: 472.— De Toni, 1905: 1831–1832.

* Amphiroa heterocladia Kützing, 1858: 28–29, pl. 58: fig. III (type locality: Port Natal [Durban], South Africa).—Barton, 1893: 203.— De Toni, 1905: 1822.

* Cheilosporum africanum Manza, 1937b: 570–571 (type locality: Still Bay, Cape Province, South Africa).—Manza, 1940: 294.— Stephenson, 1947: 301.

INDIAN OCEAN DISTRIBUTION: Australia, Madagascar, Mozambique, South Africa.

Note: The synonymy was proposed by Johansen (1977: 177–178).

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