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Polysiphonia subulata (Ducluzeau) Kützing

Publication details
Polysiphonia subulata (Ducluzeau) Kützing 1863: 18

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1863). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XIII pp. [i-iii], 1-31, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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
Ceramium subulatum Ducluzeau

Type information
Type locality: "Il croit a Sette sur les rochers qui bordent la Mediterranée, et on le trouve quelqefois adhérent [sic] a des Fucus. Il est assez commun vers la fin de l'été." (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), subulate, awl-shaped, i.e., tapering from a narrow or moderately broad base to a very fine point (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia violacea var. subulata (Ducluzeau) L.Batten
Ceramium subulatum Ducluzeau 1805
Polysiphonia violacea f. subulata (Ducluzeau) Hauck 1883

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia impolita Zanardini
Polysiphonia multicapsularis Zanardini
Polysiphonia lithophila Kützing
Polysiphonia montagnei De Notaris 1841
Polysiphonia perreymondii J.Agardh 1842

Nomenclatural notes
This combination may have been effected first as a combination by P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crounan in the exsiccata Algues marines du Finistère (1982: no 298) but we have not seen this exsiccata. The combination was also introduced by J.Agardh (1863: 985). - (7 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Agardh, J.G. (1863). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 3. pp. 787-1138, 1158-1291. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. [in Latin]

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

[Crouan, P.L. & Crouan, H.M.] (1852). Algues marines du Finistère. Vol. 1-3 pp. Premier volume, Fucóïdees: 1 Apr 1852 (signed on p. [8]), p. [1]-[12], 1 -112 specimens with detailed labels, [vii, index]. Deuxième volume, Floridées: 1852, p. [1]-[12], 113-322, id., [iv-xi, index]. Troisième volume, Zoospermées: 1852, p. [l]-[8], 323-4. Brest: chez Crouans frères, pharmaciens.

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