Polyides lumbricalis C.Agardh, nom. illeg. 1822
Polyides lumbricalis C.Agardh, nom. illeg. 1822: 392
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: probably Oct 1822
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Polyides.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyides rotunda (Hudson) Gaillon.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 08 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2004
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 February 2023