Polysiphonia purpurata ex A.De 1907
Polysiphonia purpurata Zanardini ex A.De Toni 1907: 160
Published in: De Toni, A. (1907). Sopra alcune Polysiphonia inedite o rare. Nuova Notarisia 18: 153-168.
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 Polysiphonia sertularioides (Grateloup) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dressed in purple, empurpled (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 03 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 28 September 2020.