Polysiphonia corymbifera (C. )
Polysiphonia corymbifera (C.Agardh) Endlicher 1843: 45
Published in: Endlicher, S.L. (1843). Mantissa botanica altera. Sistens genera plantarum supplementum tertium. pp. [i-vi], 1-111. Vindobonae [Vienna]: apud Fridericum Beck, Universitatis Bibliopolam.
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 Streblocladia corymbifera (C.Agardh) Kylin
Hutchinsia corymbifera C.Agardh
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 553).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing corymbs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Yoneshigue, Y. & Villaça, R.C. (1986). Flora marinha da regiáo de Cabo Frio (Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil). 6. Pterosiphonia spinifera, Polysiphonia eastwoodae, P. flacidissima, P. sphaerocarpa e Streblocladia corymbifera (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Novas occorências para a Costa Brasileira. Rickia 13: 97-111.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2019.