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Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Polysiphonieae
Genus Polysiphonia

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Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal with Rhodothamniella floridula, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2011, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal with Rhodothamniella floridula, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2011, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal, North of Galicia, Spain, 2005, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2005, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006, Ignacio Bárbara . Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Polysiphonia nigra Cuan, Ventry Harbour, Co. Kerry, Ireland. 11 Aug 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
lower intertidal, North of Portugal, Montedor, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Spain, Galicia, A Coruña, Seaya, 2003, tetrasporangia: microscope. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Spain, Galicia, Lugo, San Ciprián, 2005, intertidal. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Vigo, 2005, intertidal. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters Polysiphonia nigra, lower intertidal, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2005, Ignacio Bárbara"
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters 1902: 81, 99

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
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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 Vertebrata nigra (Hudson) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs

Basionym
Conferva nigra Hudson

Type information
Type locality: Marsden, Durham (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 349). Neotype: P. Edwards; 12.vi.1971; BM (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 349).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva badia Dillwyn 1809
Conferva atrorubescens Dillwyn 1809
Hutchinsia badia (Dillwyn) C.Agardh 1817
Hutchinsia atrorubescens (Dillwyn) C.Agardh 1817
Polysiphonia atrorubescens (Dillwyn) Greville 1824
Polysiphonia badia (Dillwyn) Sprengel 1827

Habitat notes
mid to low inter-tidal of sand covered rocks, from moderately to extremely wave-exposed sites, often mixed with Ophidocladus simpliciusculus (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara 2013). - (27 Jan 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Polysiphonia nigra (Hudson) Batters)
English: Twisted Siphon Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

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

Diaz-Tapia, P., Bárbara, I., Berecibar, E. (2013). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Polysiphonia tripinnata (Rhodmelaceae, Rhodophyta): a new record from the European Atlantic coast. Botanica Marina 56(2): 151-160.

Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Noailles, M.-C. (2008). Algues de Roscoff. pp. [1]-215, col. figs. Roscoff: Editions de la Station Biologique de Roscoff.

Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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References
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Coppejans, E. (1981). Polysiphonia nigra (Huds.) Batt. et Antithamnion cruciatum (C. Ag.) Näg. var defectum Halos (Rhodophyta-Ceramiales) nouvelles pour la flore du Boulonnais (Pas-de-Calais; France). Dumortiera 21: 29-36.

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