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Polysiphonia boergesenii Baardseth 1941

Publication details
Polysiphonia boergesenii Baardseth 1941: 116, figs 64 C; 65 B-D; 66 E

Published in: Baardseth, E. (1941). The marine algae of Tristan da Cunha. Results of the Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan da Cunha 1937-1938 9: 1-173.

Type species
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.

Type information
Syntype localities: Tristan da Cunha, Nightingale and Inaccessible Islands, Tristan da Cunha (Baardseth 1941: 116).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Chamberlain, Y.M. (1965). Marine algae of Gough Island. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 3(5): 176-232, 80 figs; pls 16-19.

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