Polysiphonia taylorii ex Williams, nom. inval.
Polysiphonia taylorii Hollenberg ex Williams 1949: 694 ('Taylori'), nom. inval. (as 'Taylori' )
Published in: Williams, L.G. (1949 '1948'). Seasonal alternation of marine floras at Cape Lookout, North Carolina. American Journal of Botany 35: 682-695.
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 Neosiphonia tepida (Hollenberg) S.M.Guimarães & M.T.Fujii
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: a description was not provided by the author in anticipation of a description by Hollenberg; however, Hollenberg subsequently used the name Polysiphonia tepida Hollenberg (M.J. Wynne, pers. comm.). - (15 Jun 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Beaufort, North Carolina, U.S.A
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 July 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 20 February 2020.