Leptosiphonia schousboei (Thuret) Kylin Galicia, Spain, 2010
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Polysiphonia schousboei Thuret in Bornet & Thuret 1876: 61, pl. XXI
Published in: Bornet, É. & Thuret, G. (1876). Notes algologiques recueil d'observations sur les algues. Fasc. 1. pp. i-xx, 1-70, pls I-XXV. Paris: G. Masson.
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 Leptosiphonia schousboei (Thuret) Kylin
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Tanger, Morocco (Diaz-Tapia et al. 2014: 202). Lectotype: Schousboe; March 1823; PC 0658394 (Diaz-Tapia et al. 2014: 202, fig. 1). Notes: Syntypes: Biarritz (southwest France) and Tanger (Morocco) (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara, 2013: 342). Epitype: specimen PC0542978 (male gametophyte), collected in Tanger in January 1824 (Diaz-Tapia et al., 2014: 202).
Diaz-Tapia, P., Bárbara, I., Kervran, L. & Le Gall, L. (2014). Lectotypification of Leptosiphonia schousboei and Ophidocladus simpliciusculus (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 35(2): 201-204.
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