Polysiphonia inflata G. 1866
Polysiphonia inflata G.Martens 1866: 31, 98, pl. VII: fig. 2
Published in: Martens, G. von (1868 '1866'). Die Tange. Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen Quellen. Botanischer Theil. pp. 1-152, pls I-VII. Berlin: Verlag de Königlichen Geheimen Ober-Hofbuchdruckerei (R.Y. Decker).
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 Tolypiocladia glomerulata (C.Agardh) F.Schmitz
Type locality: Pulau Tikus, near Bengkulu, Sumatra, Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996: 555).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), swollen.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in 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.