Polysiphonia spinosa (C. ) J.
Polysiphonia spinosa (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.
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.
Rhodomela spinosa C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiny.
Rhodomela spinosa C.Agardh 1824
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
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