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Polysiphonia flexella (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Publication details
Polysiphonia flexella (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842: 140

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hutchinsia flexella C.Agardh

Type information
In mari Atlantico ad Gades unde misit Cabrera (Cádiz, Spain) [Gallardo et al. 2016]

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hutchinsia flexella C.Agardh 1828

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dasya acanthophora Montagne 1841
Polysiphonia acanthotricha Kützing 1847

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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