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Pterosiphonia hamata E.S.Sinova

Publication details
Pterosiphonia hamata E.S.Sinova 1940: 222, fig. 9

Published in: Sinova, E.S. (1940). [The algae of the Commander Islands]. Trudy Tikhookeanskogo komiteta. Transactions of the Pacific Committee of the Academy of sciences of the USSR. 5: 165-243. [in Russian]

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pterosiphonia is Pterosiphonia cloiophylla (C.Agardh) Falkenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Savoiea hamata (E.S.Sinova) M.J.Wynne

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

Taxonomic notes
Pterosiphonia arctica sensu Setchell & Gardner (1903), fid. Wynne (1985).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Russia: Commander Islands (Kitovaya Bay, Bering Island; Preobrazhenie Bay, Medny Island (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2018). The status of Polyostea Ruprecht (1850) and the proposal of Savoiea gen. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Notulae Algarum 69: 1-4.

Key references
Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of marine algae of Kamchatka and surrounding areas. Vol. 2. Red seaweeds]. pp. 1-301. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

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