Polysiphonia expansa , nom. illeg. 1864
Polysiphonia expansa Zanardini 1864: 18, pl. 50, figs a-c, nom. illeg.
Published in: Zanardini, G. (1864). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 12: -43, pls I-VIII.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
Type locality: Dalmatia: Sandri (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), expanded, spread out (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Polysiphonia expansa (C.Agardh) Endlichter. - (1 Jun 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 20 March 2019 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 01 June 2019 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 14 April 2021.