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Polysiphonia scopulorum var. villum (J.Agardh) Hollenberg

Publication details
Polysiphonia scopulorum var. villum (J.Agardh) Hollenberg 1968: 81, 83, fig. 7a

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Polysiphonia villum J.Agardh

Basionym
Polysiphonia villum J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "ad littus americae tropicae" (Mexico) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 545).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lophosiphonia villum (J.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Huisman, J.M., Kim, B. & Kim, M.S. (2017). The phylogenetic position of Polysiphonia scopulorum (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) based on molecular analyses and morphological observations of specimens from the type locality in Western Australia. Phytotaxa 324(1): 51-62, 2 figs.

Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Ding Lan-ping, Zhong Li-min, Tan Hua-qiang, Huang Bing-xin (2015). A morphological study on marine red algal Polysiphonia scopulorum var. villum. Journal of Tropical Oceanography 34(1): 42-48.

Kapraun, D.F. & Norris, J.N. (1982). The red algal Polysiphonia Greville (Rhodomelaceae) from Carrie Bow Cay and vicinity, Belize. In Rützler, K. & Macintyre, I.G. (eds) The Atlantic Barrier Reef Ecosystem at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize. I. Structure and Communities. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences : 225-238.

Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018 '2019'). A molecular assessment of species diversity and generic boundaries in the red algal tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in Canada. European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 1-25.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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References
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Ding Lan-ping, Zhong Li-min, Tan Hua-qiang, Huang Bing-xin (2015). A morphological study on marine red algal Polysiphonia scopulorum var. villum. Journal of Tropical Oceanography 34(1): 42-48.

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