Polysiphonia gopnathensis & Rao
Polysiphonia gopnathensis Thivy & Sreenivasa Rao 1963: 25-28, pls. I, II
Published in: Thivy, F. & Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1963). Polysiphonia gopnathensis a new species from Gujarat (India). Botanica Marina 5: 25-28, 2 plates.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polysiphonia platycarpa Børgesen
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Gopnath, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 544).
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: 12 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 July 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 396 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.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Thivy, F. & Sreenivasa Rao, P. (1963). Polysiphonia gopnathensis a new species from Gujarat (India). Botanica Marina 5: 25-28, 2 plates.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=17739
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 20 February 2020.