Polysiphonia morroides B.Kim & M.S.Kim 2014
Polysiphonia morroides B.Kim & M.S.Kim 2014: 190, fig. 3
Published in: Kim, B. & Kim, M.S. (2014). Three new species of Polysiphonia sensu lato (Rhodophyta) based on the morphology and molecular evidence. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 29(3): 183-195.
Publication date: 2014
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 Kapraunia morroides (B.Kim & M.S.Kim) Savoie & G.W.Saunders
Type locality: Udo Strait, Jeju Island, Korea (33º30'02.56" N, 126º55'38.14" E) (Kim & Kim 2014: 190, fig. 3). Holotype (tetrasporophyte): June 10, 2012; subtidal zone. JNUB UD120610-11 (Kim & Kim 2014: 190, 184). Notes: Isotypes: JNUB (UD120610-12, UD120610-16 - UD12010-31), NIBRAL0000138760 - NIBRAL0000138762).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018 '2019'). A molecular assessment of species diversity and generic boundaries in the red algal tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in Canada. European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 1-25.
Created: 23 October 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 15 April 2021.