Polysiphonia pulvinata var. parvula 1892
Polysiphonia pulvinata var. parvula Heydrich 1892: 481
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Hatzfeldthaven, Papua New Guinea (Silva & al. 1996: 545).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2021.