Polysiphonia ericoides Harvey in J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847: 400
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 Perrinia ericoides (Harvey) Womersley
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tasmania (Womersley 2003: 231). Lectotype: Ewing; TCD, Herb. Harvey (Womersley 2003: 231).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 September 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 June 2019.