Polysiphonia japonica var. teradomariensis (M. ) H.Y.Yoon
Polysiphonia japonica var. teradomariensis (M.Noda) H.Y.Yoon 1986: 38
Published in: Yoon, H.Y. (1986). A taxonomic study of genus Polysiphonia (Rhodophyta) from Korea. Korean Journal of Phycology 1: 3-86, 32 figs, 12 plates.
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 Melanothamnus teradomariensis (M.Noda) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
Polysiphonia teradomariensis M.Noda
Type locality: Japan: Echigo Prov.: Teradomari (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Noda 1884; 28.xi.1968; cast ashore on Sargassum micranthum. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Holotype: Herbarium, Niigata University (Kim & Lee, 1999: 280).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2019.