Polysiphonia pauperula Kützing 1863
Polysiphonia pauperula Kützing 1863: 17
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 Bostrychia moritziana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
Type locality: Yaté, New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Holotype: Vieillard; L 941, 253-168 (barcode L 0056093) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Notes: Holotype: Vieillard # 1948. Isotype: L 941,253-141.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2006 by G.M. Guiry
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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.