Xiphosiphonia pinnulata (Kützing) Savoie & G.W.
Xiphosiphonia pinnulata (Kützing) Savoie & G.W.Saunders 2016: 926
Published in: Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular phylogenetic and DNA barcode assessment of the tribe Pterosiphonieae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) emphasizing the Northeast Pacific. Botany 94: 917-939, 8 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Xiphosiphonia is Xiphosiphonia ardreana (Maggs & Hommersand) Savoie & G.W.Saunders.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia pinnulata Kützing
Type locality: "Genua!" [Genoa, Italy] (Kützing 1843: 146). Notes: The name has been lectotypified Maggs & Hommersand (1983: 379) with Kützing, Tab. Phycol. 13: pl. 23 a–d, as "type material is apparently missing".
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a little wing.
Polysiphonia pinnulata Kützing 1843
Pterosiphonia pinnulata (Kützing) Maggs & Hommersand 1993
This is a marine species.
Díaz-Tapia, P., Maggs, C.A., Macaya, E.C. & Verbruggen, H. (2018). Widely distributed red algae often represent hidden introductions, complexes of cryptic species or species with strong phylogeographic structure. Journal of Phycology 54(6): 829-839.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
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Wendy 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 19 June 2019.