Polysiphonia delicata Díaz-Tapia 2017
Polysiphonia delicata Díaz-Tapia in Díaz-Tapia & al. 2017: 611, fig. 27-46
Published in: Díaz-Tapia, P., Bárbara, I., Cremades, J., Verbruggen, H. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). Three new cryptogenic species in the tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 56(6): 605-623, 55 fig., 2 tables.
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.
Type locality: "A Graña, Ferrol, Galicia, Spain" (43 24.46'N, 08 15.33'W) (Díaz-Tapia & al. 2017: 611). Holotype: SANT Algae 31087 (Díaz-Tapia & al. 2017: 611).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Piñeiro-Corbeira, C., Maggs, C.A., Rindi, F., Bunker, F., Baldock, L. & Díaz-Tapia, P. (2020). Molecular assessment of the tribes Streblocladieae and Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in the British Isles reveals new records and species that require taxonomic revision. Cryptogamie Algologie 41(8): 55-72, 7 figs, 1 table.
Created: 07 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 30 May 2020 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 23 September 2021.