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Polysiphonia flocculosa (C.Agardh) Endlicher

Publication details
Polysiphonia flocculosa (C.Agardh) Endlicher 1843: 45

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hutchinsia flocculosa C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), wooly, somewhat wooly, or fluffy.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hutchinsia flocculosa C.Agardh 1824

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

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References
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Sansón, M., Reyes, J. & Muñoz, E. (2009). Morfología y distribución de las especies de Polysiphonia de las Islas Canarias. 4. Polysiphonia flocculosa (Rodhophyta, Rhodomelaceae). Vieraea 37: 65-73.

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