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Polysiphonia urceolata f. formosa (Suhr) J.Agardh

Publication details
Polysiphonia urceolata f. formosa (Suhr) J.Agardh 1863: 971

Type species
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 stricta (Mertens ex Dillwyn) Greville

Basionym
Polysiphonia formosa Suhr

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Greek), urceolate; like a small jug or pitcher.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia urceolata f. formosa (Suhr) J.Agardh)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931), Channel Islands (Lyle 1920 ).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 14 December 2019.

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