Polysiphonia argentinica W.R.Taylor 1939
Polysiphonia argentinica W.R.Taylor 1939: 159, pl. III: fig. 2
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1939). Algae collected by the "Hassler", "Albatross" and Schmitt expeditions. II. Marine algae from Uruguay, Argentina, the Falkland Islands, and the Strait of Magellan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 24: 127-164, Plates 1-7.
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 harveyi (Bailey) M.-S.Kim, H.-G.Choi, Guiry & G.W.Saunders
Type locality: Puerto Antonio, Golfo de San Matias, Argentine Republic [Argentina]
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia argentinica W.R.Taylor)
South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963).
Source of current name
Stuercke, B. (2006). An integregated taxonomic asssessment of North Carolina Polysiphonia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). A Thesis Submitted to the University of North Carolina Wilmington in Partial Fulfillment Of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science. pp. 1-126. Wilmington: Center for Marine Science University of North Carolina.
Created: 10 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 September 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2021.