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Polysiphonia foeniculacea (C.Agardh) Sprengel

Publication details
Polysiphonia foeniculacea (C.Agardh) Sprengel 1827

Published in: Sprengel, K.[P.J.] (1827). Systema vegetabilium Editio decima sexta. Voluminis IV. Pars I. Classis 24. Vol. 4 pp. [i]-iv, [1]-592. Gottingae [Göttingen]: sumtibus Librariae Dieterichianae.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hutchinsia foeniculacea C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling fennel.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hutchinsia foeniculacea C.Agardh 1824

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva foeniculacea Draparnaud

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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