Polysiphonia hirta J. 1842
Polysiphonia hirta J.Agardh 1842: 138
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.
Type locality: In mari Galloprovinciae (Agardh 1842: 138).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), hairy.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 August 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 April 2021.