Polyphacum intermedium J.
Polyphacum intermedium J.Agardh 1892: 175
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1892). Analecta algologica. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 28(6): 1-182, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundaria prolifera J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), intermediate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (2003: 401, 406), Polyphacum intermedium J. Agardh 1892 is a synonym of Epiglossum smithiae (Hooker & Harvey) Kützing 1849 and of Osmundaria prolifera Lamouroux 1813.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Champion Bay, Western Australia (Womersley 2003: 407). Type: Herb. Agardh, LD 42899 (Womersley 2003: 407).
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 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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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.