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Polysiphonia rhododactyla Harvey

Publication details
Polysiphonia rhododactyla Harvey 1855: 228

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Streblocladia rhododactyla (Harvey) D’Archino, B.Kim & M.S.Kim

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: D’Urville Island, Cook Strait, brought up by the dredge in 5 fathoms water (Kim et al. 2018: 44). Lectotype: D. Lyall; Aug. 1849; BM-K (Kim et al. 2018: 44).

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Source of current name
Kim, M.S., Kim, B., Yamg, M.Y., d'Archino, R., Sutherland, J.E. & Nelson, W.E. (2018). Streblocladia (Rhodomelaceae) in New Zealand: recognition of a new species. Phytotaxa 374(1): 41-53, 4 figs, 1 table.

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