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Polysiphonia sanguinea (C.Agardh) Zanardini

Publication details
Polysiphonia sanguinea (C.Agardh) Zanardini 1840: 203

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1840). Sopra le alghe del mare Adriatico. Lettera seconda di Giovanni Zanardini, medico fisico in Venezia, alla Direzione della Biblioteca Italiana. Biblioteca Italiana Ossia Giornale di Letteratura Scienze ed Arti 99: 195-229.
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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 sanguinea C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), blood-red (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hutchinsia sanguinea C.Agardh 1827

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia longiarticulata Zanardini
Polysiphonia deusta Kützing
Polysiphonia purpurea (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842
Polysiphonia kellneri Zanardini 1847
Polysiphonia pycnocoma Kützing 1849
Polysiphonia megarthra Zanardini ex De Toni 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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