Polysiphonia brodiei f. densa &
Polysiphonia brodiei f. densa Holmes & Batters 1890: 90 (as 'brodiaei' )
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 Leptosiphonia brodiei (Dillwyn) A.M.Savoie & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Nomen nudum. - (11 Mar 2007) - Wendy Guiry
p. 90 or 95? - (8 Mar 2019) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018 '2019'). A molecular assessment of species diversity and generic boundaries in the red algal tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in Canada. European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 1-25.
Created: 03 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 March 2019 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2020.