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Polysiphonia coacta C.K.Tseng

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Polysiphonieae
Genus Polysiphonia

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Polysiphonia coacta C.K.Tseng
Tanzania; detail. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Polysiphonia coacta C.K.Tseng
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Pterocladia melanoidea (Schousboe ex Bornet) E.Y.Dawson

Polysiphonia coacta C.K.Tseng Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Polysiphonia coacta C.K.Tseng 1944: 71, pl. II

Published in: Tseng, C.K. (1944). Marine algae of Hong Kong. VI. The genus Polysiphonia. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 29: 67-82, Plates I-IV.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Port Shelter, Hong Kong (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 538).

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Key references
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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Verified by: 20 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1965). Polysiphonia coacta Tseng, new to the Indian Ocean region. In: Proceedings of the Combined 51st and 52nd Indian Science Congress, Calcutta, 1964-65. Part III. Abstracts. ( Eds), pp. p 301. Calcutta:

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