Polysiphonia flabellulata Harvey 1860: 330
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1860). Characters of new algae, chiefly from Japan and adjacent regions, collected by Charles Wright in the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Captain James Rodgers. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 4: 327-335.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Tanegasima, Japan." [Tanegashima Island, sumi Islands, Kagoshima Prefecture] (Masuda et al. 1995: 197). Lectotype: C. Wright; TCD (Masuda et al. 1995: 197, fig. 25).
Masuda, M., Kudo, T., Kawaguchi, S. & Guiry, M.D. (1995). Lectotypification of some marine red algae described by W. H. Harvey from Japan. Phycological Research 43: 191-202, 34 figs.
Created: 26 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.