Polysiphonia marchantiae & N.L.Gardner
Polysiphonia marchantiae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 768, pl. 49a
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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.
Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Marchantia.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: La Paz, Lower California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 768). Type: Marchant, (no. 66); May 1917; (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 768).
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Verified by: 27 October 2018 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 25 June 2019.