Polysiphonia parvula , nom. illeg.
Polysiphonia parvula Zanardini 1847: 212, nom. illeg.
Published in: Zanardini, G. (1847). Notizie intorno alle cellulari marine delle lagune e de'litorali di Venezia (I). Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 6: 185-262, 1 plate.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lophosiphonia obscura (C.Agardh) Falkenberg
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
As "P[olysiphonia] parvula Zan. sp. n." in A.De Toni (1907: 161). - (3 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
The synonymy with L. obscura is fide A. De Toni (1907: 162, as Lophosiphonia subadunca) (Furnari et al., 1999).
This is a marine species.
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.
De Toni, A. (1907). Sopra alcune Polysiphonia inedite o rare. Nuova Notarisia 18: 153-168.
Created: 12 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 25 June 2019.