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Polysiphonia kampsaxii Børgesen

Publication details
Polysiphonia kampsaxii Børgesen 1939: 122-126, figs 35-38

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1939). Marine algae from the Iranian Gulf especially from the innermost part near Bushire and the Island Kharg. In: Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran, Part 1. (Jessen, K. & Spärck, R. Eds), pp. 47-141. Copenhagen: Ejnar Munksgaard.

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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
The presence of this species in the Mediterranean requires confirmation (Garreta et al., in prep.).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bushire (Bushehr), Iran (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 542).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia kampsaxii Børgesen)
Europe: Turkey (Europe) (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001).

South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014), Bahrain (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Cyprus (Taskin et al. 2013), India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Iran (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Kuwait (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Pakistan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Qatar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008).

Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987, Shao 2003-2014, Anon. 2012).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Nguyen et al. 2013).

Created: 11 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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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 20 July 2019.

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