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Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel

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 glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Turbid lagoon sands, Lizard Island, Queensland; 5m. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Turbid lagoon sands, Lizard Island, Queensland; 5m. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Turbid lagoon sands, Lizard Island, Queensland; 5m. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Turbid lagoon sands, Lizard Island, Queensland; 5m. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley. © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 01 Jan 0001. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Hawaii; branching pattern; scale 50 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Tanzania; detail. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Neurocarpus dicaticatus (Okamura) Howe

Tolypiocladia glomerulata (C.Agardh) F.Schmitz Turbid lagoon sands, Lizard Island, Queensland; 5m
© Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com)

Publication details
Polysiphonia glomerulata (C.Agardh) Sprengel 1827: 350

Published in: Sprengel, K.[P.J.] (1827). Systema vegetabilium Editio decima sexta. Voluminis IV. Pars I. Classis 24. Vol. 4 pp. [i]-iv, [1]-592. Gottingae [Göttingen]: sumtibus Librariae Dieterichianae.
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Type species
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 Tolypiocladia glomerulata (C.Agardh) F.Schmitz

Basionym
Hutchinsia glomerulata C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Ad sinum Novae Hollandiae 'Baie de Chien Marin' dictum, ubi specimina legit & sub n:o 67" communicavit Gaudichaud." [Shark Bay, Western Australia] (Agardh 1824: 153). Holotype: Gaudichaud; LD herb. Alg. Agardh 40743 (Womersley & Bailey 1969: 330).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Schmitz, F. & Falkenberg, P. (1897). Rhodomelaceae. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst ihren Gattungen und wichtigeren Arten insbesondere den Nutzpflanzen unter Mitwirkung zahlreicher hervorragender Fachgelehrten, Teil 1, Abteilung 2. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 421-480. Leipzig: verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.

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