Lophosiphonia villum (J.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903
Lophosiphonia villum (J.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903: 329
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polysiphonia scopulorum var. villum (J.Agardh) Hollenberg.
Polysiphonia villum J.Agardh
Type locality: "ad littus americae tropicae" (Mexico); (Silva & al. 1996: 545)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), tuft of hair; shaggy hair.
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 October 2007
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 October 2007. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 August 2022