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Polysiphonia arachnoidea (C.Agardh) Zanardini

Publication details
Polysiphonia arachnoidea (C.Agardh) Zanardini 1840: 203

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1840). Sopra le alghe del mare Adriatico. Lettera seconda di Giovanni Zanardini, medico fisico in Venezia, alla Direzione della Biblioteca Italiana. Biblioteca Italiana Ossia Giornale di Letteratura Scienze ed Arti 99: 195-229.
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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.

Basionym
Hutchinsia arachnoidea C.Agardh

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hutchinsia arachnoidea C.Agardh 1827

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia lutensis Zanardini
Polysiphonia dilatata Kützing
Polysiphonia vestita J.Agardh 1842
Polysiphonia dysanophora Kützing 1843
Polysiphonia melagonium Meneghini 1844

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia arachnoidea (C.Agardh) Zanardini)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Italy (Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Africa: Algeria (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Tunisia (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001).

South-west Asia: Israel (Einav & Israel 2008), Levant states (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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