Polysiphonia namibiensis & Engeldow 1997
Polysiphonia namibiensis Stegenga & Engeldow in Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 550
Published in: Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp.  + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.
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 locality: Hottentots Bay, Namibia (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 550). Holotype: Engledow; & June 1990; BOL v.11 (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 530). Notes: Isotypes: Engledow v.19,s.57 and slide 34, (BOL)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 01 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 August 2011 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 15 April 2021.