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Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey 1858

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Polyphysaceae
Genus Polyphysa

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Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Shark Bay, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Shark Bay, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey
Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Acetabularia peniculus (R.Brown ex Turner) Solms-Laubach Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Polyphysa cliftonii Harvey 1858: text to pl. XI ('cliftoni')

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1858). Phycologia Australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xi, v-viii [Index], pls I-LX (with text). London: Lovell Reeve & Co..
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polyphysa is Polyphysa australis Lamarck.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acetabularia peniculus (R.Brown ex Turner) Solms-Laubach

Basionym
Fucus peniculus R.Brown ex Turner

Type information
Type locality: "King George's Sound" [Western Australia] (Turner 1811-1819: 77, 78). Type: Mr Brown [Robert Brown]; BM Herb. Turner Notes: Womersley (1984: 297) gives the type locality as “Nouvelle-Hollande, sur une vénus” which is clearly incorrect.

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Berger, S., Fettweiss, U., Gleissberg, S., Liddle, L.B., Richter, U., Sawitzky, H. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2003). 18S rDNA phylogeny and evaluation of cap development in Polyphysaceae (formerly Acetabulariaceae; Dasycladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 42: 506-561.

Created: 25 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 07 November 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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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 22 October 2021.

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