Polysiphonia denudata f. fragilis Woronichin 1909
Polysiphonia denudata f. fragilis Woronichin 1909: 244
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 Carradoriella elongata (Hudson) Savoie & G.W.Saunders
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), denuded, stripped, having the leaves or hairs worn off (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The intended basionym, Polysiphonia fragilis Spherk, is illegitimate, so this is treated as a new name. - (28 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018 '2019'). A molecular assessment of species diversity and generic boundaries in the red algal tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in Canada. European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 1-25.
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.
Kamenarska, Z., Ivanova, A., Stancheva, R., Stoyneva, M., Stefanov, K., Dimitrova-Konaklieva, S. & Popov, S. (2006). Volatile compounds from some Black Sea red algae and their chemotaxonomic application. Botanica Marina 49: 47-56.
Created: 13 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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G.M. 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 21 April 2021.