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Polysiphonia flabellulata Harvey 1860

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Tanegasima, Japan." [Tanegashima Island, sumi Islands, Kagoshima Prefecture] (Masuda & al. 1995: 197). Lectotype: C. Wright; TCD (Masuda & al. 1995: 197, fig. 25).

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 April 2021.

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