154,256 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,059 images, 59,701 bibliographic items, 415,636 distributional records.

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Genus: Polysiphonia

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Empire

Eukaryota

Chatton  

45,025

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Kingdom

Plantae

Haeckel  

18,827

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Subkingdom

Biliphyta

Cavalier-Smith  

7,280

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Phylum

Rhodophyta

Wettstein  

7,255

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Subphylum

Eurhodophytina

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

7,073

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Class

Florideophyceae

Cronquist  

6,893

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Subclass

Rhodymeniophycidae

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

5,198

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Order

Ceramiales

Nägeli  

2,690

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Family

Rhodomelaceae

Horaninow  

1,080

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Tribe

Polysiphonieae

Ardissone  

232

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Genus

Polysiphonia

Greville  

207

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abbottiae

Hollenberg  

 

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abscissa

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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abscissoides

Womersley  

 

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acanthina

J.Agardh  

 

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acuminata

N.L.Gardner  

 

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adamsiae

Womersley  

 

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adsendens

Meneghini  

 

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agardhii

Kjellman  

 

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allochroa

(Roth) Duby  

 

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amphibolis

Womersley  

 

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amplacapilli

B.Kim & M.S.Kim  

 

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anisogona

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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anomala

Hollenberg  

 

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arachnoidea

(C.Agardh) Zanardini  

 

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atlantica

Kapraun & J.N.Norris  

 

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atra

Zanardini  

 

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atricapilla

J.Agardh  

 

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australiensis

Womersley  

 

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azorica

O.C.Schmidt  

 

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baltica

Rosenvinge  

 

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banyulensis

Coppejans  

 

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barbatula

Kützing  

 

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baxteri

A.H.S.Lucas  

 

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beaudettei

Hollenberg  

 

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beguinotii

Schiffner & Vatova  

 

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beltoniorum

Huisman  

 

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bentoniorum

Huisman  

 

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bicornis

Ohta  

 

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biformis

Zanardini  

 

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bifurcata

Hollenberg  

 

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binneyi

Harvey  

 

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boergesenii

Baardseth  

 

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boldii

(M.J.Wynne & P.Edwards) Rueness  

 

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breviarticulata

(C.Agardh) Zanardini  

 

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brevisegmenta

Womersley  

 

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brodiei

(Dillwyn) Sprengel  

 

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caespitosa

(Pocock) Hollenberg  

 

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callithamnioides

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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camerunensis

Pilger  

 

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capucina

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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carettia

Hollenberg  

 

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castagnei

Kützing  

 

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castelliana

De Notaris & L.Dufour  

 

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ceramiiformis

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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cladorrhiza

Ardissone  

 

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coacta

C.K.Tseng  

 

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codicola

Zanardini ex Frauenfeld  

 

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collinsii

Hollenberg  

 

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compacta

(Hollenberg) Hollenberg  

 

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confusa

Hollenberg  

 

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corinaldii

(Meneghini) De Notaris  

 

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corymbosa

J.Agardh  

 

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crassa

Okamura  

 

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crassicollis

Børgesen  

 

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crassiuscula

Harvey  

 

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curta

Montagne  

 

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dachenensis

S.-D.Xiang  

 

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dalmatica

Meneghini  

 

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dasyiformis

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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dasyiformis

(Kützing) Zanardini  

 

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daveyae

Reinbold  

 

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decipiens

Montagne  

 

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decussata

Hollenberg  

 

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delicata

Díaz-Tapia  

 

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delicatula

Hollenberg  

 

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delicatula

Hollenberg  

 

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deliquescens

(Hollenberg) Hollenberg  

 

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denticulata

Kützing  

 

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denticulata

Delle Chiaje  

 

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denudata

 

 

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denudata

(Dillwyn) Greville ex Harvey  

 

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derbesii

Solier ex Kützing  

 

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determinata

Hollenberg  

 

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deusta

(Roth) Sprengel  

 

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devoniensis

Maggs & Hommersand  

 

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dichotoma

Kützing  

 

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dictyura

Liebmann ex Kützing  

 

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distans

Hollenberg  

 

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distans

Hollenberg  

 

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disticha

Hollenberg  

 

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divergens

J.Agardh  

 

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divergens

Agardh  

 

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dokdoensis

D.E.Bustamante, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho  

 

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donghaeya

B.Kim & M.S.Kim  

 

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dotyi

Hollenberg  

 

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dumosa

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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echigoensis

Noda  

 

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echinata

Harvey  

 

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elongata

(Hudson) Sprengel  

 

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elongella

Harvey  

 

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erythraea

J.Agardh  

 

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exilis

Harvey  

 

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fernandeziana

M.P.Reis  

 

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ferulacea

C.K.Tseng  

 

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fibrata

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fibrillosa

(C.Agardh) Sprengel  

 

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figariana

Zanardini  

 

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flabelliformis

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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flabellulata

Harvey  

 

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flexella

(C.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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flexicaulis

(Harvey) Collins  

 

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flocculosa

(C.Agardh) Endlicher  

 

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foeniculacea

(C.Agardh) Sprengel  

 

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forfex

Harvey  

 

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fragilis

Suringar  

 

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freshwateri

D.E.Bustamante, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho  

 

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funebris

De Notaris ex J.Agardh  

 

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fuscorubens

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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gardneri

(Kylin) Hollenberg  

 

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gracilis

Hollenberg  

 

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gracilis

C.K.Tseng  

 

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guadalupensis

Setchell & N.L.Gardner  

 

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guernisacii

(P.Crouan & H.Crouan) J.Agardh  

 

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hapalacantha

Harvey  

 

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haplodasyae

Womersley  

 

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harveyi

(Harvey) Collins  

 

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hassleri

W.R.Taylor  

 

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havanensis

Montagne  

 

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hemisphaerica

Areschoug  

 

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hendryi

N.L.Gardner  

 

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herpa

Hollenberg  

 

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hirta

J.Agardh  

 

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hochstetteriana

O.C.Schmidt  

 

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hollenbergii

J.N.Norris  

 

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homoia

Setchell & N.L.Gardner  

 

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howei

Hollenberg  

 

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implexa

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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indigena

Hollenberg  

 

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infestans

Harvey  

 

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Variety

intricata

(C.Agardh) Zanardini  

 

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isogona

Harvey  

 

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kampsaxii

Børgesen  

 

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kappannae

Sreenivasa Rao  

 

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kapraunii

B.Stuercke & D.W.Freshwater  

 

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kieliana

Kaminski & Nizamuddin  

 

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kimiae

Huisman  

 

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koreana

D.Bustamante, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho  

 

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kotschyana

Grunow  

 

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kowiensis

Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson  

 

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lepadicola

(Lyngbye) Segi  

 

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letestui

P.Dangeard  

 

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luxurians

(Hollenberg) Hollenberg  

 

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macounii

Hollenberg  

 

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macra

Harvey  

 

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macrocarpa

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marchantiae

Setchell & N.L.Gardner  

 

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mollis

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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morisiana

J.Agardh  

 

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morroides

B.Kim & M.S.Kim  

 

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morrowii

Harvey  

 

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mottei

Lauret  

 

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mucosa

J.Agardh  

 

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muelleriana

J.Agardh  

 

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muninsula

B.Kim & M.S.Kim  

 

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namibiensis

Stegenga & Engeldow  

 

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nana

Harvey ex Ardissone  

 

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nathanielii

Hollenberg  

 

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neglecta

Bornet  

 

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nhatrangense

Pham-Hoàng Hô  

 

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nhatrangensis

Pham-Hoàng Hó  

 

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nizamuddinii

Farooqui & Begum  

 

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nodulosa

J.Agardh  

 

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opaca

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ornata

J.Agardh  

 

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orthocarpa

Rosenvinge  

 

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pacifica

Hollenberg  

 

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paniculata

Montagne  

 

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paradoxa

Thuret  

 

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parthasarathyi

Sreenivasa Rao  

 

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parvula

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parvula

Heydrich  

 

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parvula

Suhr ex Kützing  

 

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parvula

Heydrich  

 

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patens

(Dillwyn) J.Agardh  

 

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pentamera

Hollenberg  

 

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perforans

Cormaci, G.Furnari, Pizzuto & Serio  

 

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pernacola

N.M.Adams  

 

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perriniae

Womersley  

 

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plectocarpa

C.W.Schneider  

 

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polychroma

G.Martens  

 

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polyspora

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profunda

Hollenberg  

 

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propagulifera

Womersley  

 

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pulvinata

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pygmaea

Kützing  

 

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quadrata

Hollenberg  

 

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radiata

Díaz-Tapia  

 

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ramentacea

Harvey  

 

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repens

Kützing  

 

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requienii

Montagne ex Kützing  

 

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rhododactyla

Harvey  

 

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rhunensis

Thuret  

 

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rigidula

Kützing  

 

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rubrorhiza

Hollenberg  

 

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rudis

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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sabulosia

B.Kim & M.S.Kim  

 

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sadoensis

Noda  

 

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sanguinea

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schneideri

B.Stuercke & D.W.Freshwater  

 

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schuebelerii

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scopulorum

Harvey  

 

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senticulosa

Harvey  

 

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sertularioides

(Grateloup) J.Agardh  

 

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setigera

Kützing  

 

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shepherdii

Womersley  

 

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sinicola

Setchell & Gardner  

 

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snyderae

Hollenberg  

 

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sonorensis

Hollenberg  

 

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souriei

Feldmann  

 

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sphaerospora

Børgesen  

 

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spinella

(C.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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spinosa

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spinulifera

Reinsch  

 

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stricta

(Mertens ex Dillwyn) Greville  

 

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stuposa

Zanardini ex Kützing  

 

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subtilis

Ardissone  

 

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subtilis

De Notaris  

 

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subtilissima

Montagne  

 

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subulata

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succulenta

Harvey  

 

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sulcata

Rudolphi  

 

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tapinocarpa

Suringar  

 

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teges

Womersley  

 

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tenerrima

Kützing  

 

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tenuistriata

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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tokidae

Segi  

 

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triton

P.C.Silva  

 

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tsudana

Hollenberg  

 

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tuberosa

Hollenberg  

 

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tuticorinensis

Børgesen  

 

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ulleungensis

D.E.Bustamante, B.Y.Won & T.O.Cho  

 

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uncinata

Kützing  

 

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uncinata

(Bonnemaison) P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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unguiformis

Børgesen  

 

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upolensis

Grunow  

 

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urbanoides

Levring  

 

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utricularis

Zanardini  

 

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villum

J.Agardh  

 

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virgata

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wulfenii

Kützing  

 

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