Polyphacum intermedium J. 1892
Polyphacum intermedium J.Agardh 1892: 175
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1892). Analecta algologica. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 28(6): 1-182, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundaria prolifera J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), intermediate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (2003: 401, 406), Polyphacum intermedium J. Agardh 1892 is a synonym of Epiglossum smithiae (Hooker & Harvey) Kützing 1849 and of Osmundaria prolifera Lamouroux 1813.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Champion Bay, Western Australia (Womersley 2003: 407). Type: Herb. Agardh, LD 42899 (Womersley 2003: 407).
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.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 10 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 370 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=17665
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 September 2020.