Polysiphonia gopnathensis & Rao
Polysiphonia gopnathensis Thivy & Sreenivasa Rao 1963: 25-28, pls. I, II
Published in: Thivy, F. & Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1963). Polysiphonia gopnathensis a new species from Gujarat (India). Botanica Marina 5: 25-28, 2 plates.
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 Polysiphonia platycarpa Børgesen
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Gopnath, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 544).
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.
Created: 12 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 July 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Thivy, F. & Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1963). Polysiphonia gopnathensis a new species from Gujarat (India). Botanica Marina 5: 25-28, 2 plates.
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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 17 June 2019.