Polysiphonia gracilis C.K.Tseng
Polysiphonia gracilis C.K.Tseng 1944: 74, pl. III: figs 2, 3
Published in: Tseng, C.K. (1944). Marine algae of Hong Kong. VI. The genus Polysiphonia. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 29: 67-82, Plates I-IV.
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.
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