Womersleyella herpa ( ) R.E.Norris 1992
Womersleyella herpa (Hollenberg) R.E.Norris 1992: 70
Published in: Norris, R.E. (1992). Ceramiales (Rhodophyceae) genera new to South Africa, including new species of Womersleyella and Herposiphonia. South African Journal of Botany 58: 65-76, 32 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Polysiphonia herpa Hollenberg
Type locality: Near Otetou, Raroia Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago (Price & Scott 1992: 204). Holotype: M.S.Doty & J.Newhouse; 21 August 1952; abundant in tufts on dead coral on the sea reef. BPBMH 510383 (MSD 11857.2) (Price & Scott 1992: 204).
Polysiphonia herpa Hollenberg 1968
This is a marine species.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Created: 22 November 1999 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 12 May 2021.