Polysiphonia porrecta T.
Polysiphonia porrecta T.Segi 1951: 260, fig. 34; pl. XIV
Published in: Segi, T. (1951). Systematic study of the genus Polysiphonia from Japan and its vicinity. Journal of the Faculty of Fisheries, Prefectural University of Mie 1: 167-272, 36 figs, 16 plates.
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 Melanothamnus porrectus (T.Segi) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Henashi, Nishitsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Japan (: 10). Holotype: 19.vi.1948; SAP 025867 (: 10). Notes: Type: SAP 025867 (HT fide T. Yoshida, 1998: 1070); type locality: Japan: Mutsu Prov.: Henashi; collector: Y. Sakai (INA).
Source of current name
Lee, Y.P. (2008). Marine algae of Jeju. pp. [i]-xvi, 1-477 , map. Seoul: Academy Publication. [in Korean]
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 12 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 May 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.