Polysiphonia urceolata f. lepadicola ( ) 1951
Polysiphonia urceolata f. lepadicola (Lyngbye) Segi 1951: 242
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.
Hutchinsia lepadicola Lyngbye
Type locality: Faeroes (Silva & al. 1996: 547).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Greek), urceolate; like a small jug or pitcher.
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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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.