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Taxonomy Detail

Family Psilosiphonaceae

Psilosiphonaceae Entwisle, Sheath, K.M.Müller, & Vis in Sheath, Müller, Vis & Entwisle, 1996: 245.

Currently placed in synonymy.

Type of name: Psilosiphon Entwisle

Source: Entwisle, T.J. & Foard, H.J. (2007). Batrachospermales. In: Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. (Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. Eds), pp. 1-25. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Original publication: Sheath, R.G., Müller, K.M., Vis, M.L. & Entwisle, T.J. (1996). A re-examination of the morphology, ultrastructure and classification of genera in the Lemaneaceae (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 44: 233-246.

Authority notes: PSILOSIPHONACEAE T.J. Entwisle, R.G. Sheath, K.M. Müller, & M.L. Vis (synonym of BATRACHOSPERMACEAE)

Key References
Entwisle, T.J., Vis, M.L., Chiasson, W.B., Necchi Jr., O. & Sherwood, A.R. (2009). Systematics of the Batrachospermales (Rhodophyta) - a synthesis. Journal of Phycology 45(3): 704-715, 2 figs, 1 table.

Entwisle, T.J. & Foard, H.J. (2007). Batrachospermales. In: Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. (Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. Eds), pp. 1-25. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Sheath, R.G., Müller, K.M., Vis, M.L. & Entwisle, T.J. (1996). A re-examination of the morphology, ultrastructure and classification of genera in the Lemaneaceae (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 44: 233-246.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2018.

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