Polysiphonia expansa , nom. illeg.
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.
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.
Type locality: Dalmatia: Sandri (Silva 1996-to date).
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 Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 01 June 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.