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Polysiphonia urceolata f. formosa (Suhr) J.Agardh

Publication details
Polysiphonia urceolata f. formosa (Suhr) J.Agardh 1863: 971

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 Polysiphonia stricta (Mertens ex Dillwyn) Greville

Basionym
Polysiphonia formosa Suhr

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Greek), urceolate; like a small jug or pitcher.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 03 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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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 22 March 2019.

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