Orcasia senticulosa ( ) 1941
Orcasia senticulosa (Harvey) Kylin 1941: 35
Published in: Kylin, H. (1941). Californische Rhodophyceen. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 37(2): 1-71, 7 figs, 13 plates.
Publication date: "28 febr. 1941"
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Orcasia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polysiphonia senticulosa Harvey
Polysiphonia senticulosa Harvey
Type locality: "Orcas Island, Dr. Lyall." [Orcas Island, Washington, U.S.A.] (Harvey 1862: 169). Holotype: Lyall; BM (Womersley 2003: 180). Notes: Type in BM-K (Yoshida 1998: 1071).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 13 May 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2012 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 18 May 2021.