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Polyphysa australis Lamarck

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Polyphysaceae
Genus Polyphysa

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Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa australis Lamarck
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Acetabularia peniculus (R.Brown ex Turner) Solms-Laubach Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Polyphysa australis Lamarck 1816: 152

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Polyphysa.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acetabularia peniculus (R.Brown ex Turner) Solms-Laubach

Basionym
Fucus peniculus R.Brown ex Turner

Type information
Type locality: "King George's Sound" [Western Australia] (Turner 1811-1819: 77, 78). Type: Mr Brown [Robert Brown]; BM Herb. Turner Notes: Womersley (1984: 297) gives the type locality as “Nouvelle-Hollande, sur une vénus” which is clearly incorrect.

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

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Berger, S., Fettweiss, U., Gleissberg, S., Liddle, L.B., Richter, U., Sawitzky, H. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2003). 18S rDNA phylogeny and evaluation of cap development in Polyphysaceae (formerly Acetabulariaceae; Dasyladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 42: 506-561.

Created: 25 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2018.

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