Polysiphonia sertularioides (Grateloup) J.Agardh 1863
Polysiphonia sertularioides (Grateloup) J.Agardh
Augier Bay, Malta; splash-zone rocks - 17 March 2005. Michael Guiry (email@example.com)
Polysiphonia sertularioides (Grateloup) J.Agardh 1863: 969
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1863). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 3. pp. 787-1138, 1158-1291. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. [in Latin]
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Cette (Sète, Hérault), France; (Womersley 1979: 478) Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Womersley (1979: 478). Type from Cette, Golfe du Lion, France; but later Womersley says location unknown (Womersley, 2003: 186).
This is a marine species.
Usually just above or below low tide level on rough-water coasts (Womersley 2003: 186).
Created: 15 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 11 August 2020
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 August 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 November 2023