157,596 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,210 images, 61,015 bibliographic items, 459,891 distributional records.

Polysiphonia rhododactyla Harvey

Publication details
Polysiphonia rhododactyla Harvey 1855: 228

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
 Download PDF

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 Streblocladia rhododactyla (Harvey) D’Archino, B.Kim & M.S.Kim

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: D’Urville Island, Cook Strait, brought up by the dredge in 5 fathoms water (Kim & al. 2018: 44). Lectotype: D. Lyall; Aug. 1849; BM-K (Kim & al. 2018: 44).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Kim, M.S., Kim, B., Yamg, M.Y., d'Archino, R., Sutherland, J.E. & Nelson, W.E. (2018). Streblocladia (Rhodomelaceae) in New Zealand: recognition of a new species. Phytotaxa 374(1): 41-53, 4 figs, 1 table.

Created: 20 August 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 03 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 515 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=12078

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 February 2020.

SITE © 1996 - 2020 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio