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Polysiphonia rubrorhiza Hollenberg

Publication details
Polysiphonia rubrorhiza Hollenberg 1968: 74, figs 4A-B, 32

Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1968). An account of the species of Polysiphonia of the central and western tropical Pacific Ocean. I. Oligosiphonia. Pacific Science 22: 56-98, 43 figs.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Neosiphonia rubrorhiza (Hollenberg) M.-S.Kim & I.A.Abbott 2006

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Midway Atoll, North-western Hawaiian Islands Type: C.H. Lamouroux; 16.xii.1962; BISH (Coll. Doty 18740D) (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
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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