Polysiphonia kappannae Rao
Polysiphonia kappannae Sreenivasa Rao 1967: 172-174, figs. 9-16, Addendum ('kappannai')
Published in: Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1967). The genus Polysiphonia from the Kathiawar coast of India. In: Proceedings of the Seminar on Sea, Salt and Plants...Bhavnagar...1965. (Krishnamurthy, V. Eds), pp. 169-177. Bhavnagar:
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Okha, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 543). Type: 3.ii.1962; Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Res. Inst. 965 (Silva 1996-to date
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
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