Vertebrata tripinnata ( )
Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh North of Galicia, Spain, 201
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Vertebrata tripinnata (Harvey) Kuntze 1891: 929
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh
Type locality: In mari Adriatico ad Tergestum (Trieste, Italy) (Agardh 1842: 142). Lectotype (tetrasporangial): Biasoletto; LD sheet number 40938 of J. Agardh's herbarium (Diaz-Tapia et al. 2013: 152, fig. 1).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tripinnate.
Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh 1842
Polysiphonia opaca var. tripinnata (J.Agardh) Ardissone 1883
This is a marine species.
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 July 2019.