Polysiphonia opaca var. intricata (C. )
Polysiphonia opaca var. intricata (C.Agardh) Zanardini
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), darkened, dull, not shining, opaque (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Entity of uncertain taxonomic position (Furnari et al., 1999).
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia opaca var. intricata (C.Agardh) Zanardini)
Europe: Italy (Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999).
Created: 29 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 May 2021.