Polysiphonia piligera ex A.De , nom. inval.
Polysiphonia piligera Zanardini ex A.De Toni 1907: 162, nom. inval.
Published in: De Toni, A. (1907). Sopra alcune Polysiphonia inedite o rare. Nuova Notarisia 18: 153-168.
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 ornata J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This name is invalid, according to Art. 34.1 of I.C.B.N. (Greuter et al., 1994), since A.De Toni (1907: 162) considered it as a synonym of P. ornata.
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.
Created: 23 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 03 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 June 2019.