Polysiphonia subadunca var. major Zeller 1873
Polysiphonia subadunca var. major Zeller 1873: 193
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 Lophosiphonia obscura (C.Agardh) Falkenberg
Type locality: Elephant Point, Pegu, Burma (Silva & al. 1996: 526).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996: 526), this taxon lies within the circumscription of Lophosiphonia obscura but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonymy.
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2021.