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Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing

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 reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
Wembury Reef, South Devon; lower intertidal. 14 Mar 2017. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker .

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
Wembury Reef, South Devon; lower intertidal. 14 Mar 2017. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker .

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope tetrasporangia, North of Galicia, Spain, 2005. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope cystocarp, North of Galicia, Spain, 2005. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope cystocarp, North of Galicia, Spain, 2005. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope trichoblasts, North of Galicia, Spain, 2005. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope transverse seccion, North of Galicia, Spain, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
microscope transverse seccion, North of Galicia, Spain, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
Tanzania; detail. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing
Spain, Galicia, Lugo, San Ciprián, 2004; tetrasporangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Vertebrata reptabunda (Suhr) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs Wembury Reef, South Devon; lower intertidal
© Francis Bunker

Publication details
Polysiphonia reptabunda (Suhr) Kützing 1843: 417

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 Navicula constricta Ehrenberg

Basionym
Hutchinsia reptabunda Suhr

Type information
Type locality: Biarritz, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 526).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, crawling (Lewis & Short 1890).

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

Nomenclatural notes
See Silva in Silva, Basson & Moe (1996: 922): Maggs & Hommersand (1993: 382) erred in treating Polysiphonia reptabunda “Suhr ex Kützing” as a new species with a holotype in Kützing’s herbarium (L)>

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

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