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Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel

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 filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel
France, Marseille, 2011. 27 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel
Hawaii; apex, showing branching pattern; scale 100 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel
Panama. Saboga-Las Perlas. Habit showing irregular branching in all directions.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel
Hsiao-Liuchiu island, Pingtong County, Taiwan. 1992. 6. 22. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).

Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

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Hutchinsia furcellata C.Agardh

Spyridia filamentosa (Wulfen) Harvey Marsella, France, 2011
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Polysiphonia filamentosa (Wulfen) Sprengel 1827: 349

Published in: Sprengel, K.[P.J.] (1827). Systema vegetabilium Editio decima sexta. Voluminis IV. Pars I. Classis 24. Vol. 4 pp. [i]-iv, [1]-592. Gottingae [Göttingen]: sumtibus Librariae Dieterichianae.
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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 Spyridia filamentosa (Wulfen) Harvey

Basionym
Fucus filamentosus Wulfen

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 427). Type: Vienna? (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 136).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), filamentous (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Harvey, W.H. (1833). Div. II. Confervoideae; Div. III. Gloiocladeae. In: The English Flora of Sir James Edward Smith. Class XXIV. Cryptogamia. Vol. V. (or Vol. II of Dr. Hooker's British flora). Part I. Comprising the Mosses, Hepaticae, Lichens, Characeae and Algae. (Hooker, W.J. Eds), pp. 263-265, 265-266, 326-389, 389-405. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans Paternoster-Row.

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