Herposiphonia falcata (Kützing) De
Herposiphonia falcata (Kützing) De Toni 1903: 1060
Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1903). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio III. pp. [i], frontispiece, [iii-v], 775, 775 bis, 776, 777 bis, 777-1521 + 1523-1525. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia falcata Kützing
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 496).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a sickle.
Polysiphonia falcata Kützing 1863
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 August 2011 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 17 August 2019.