Polysiphonia siretokensis & Tanaka 1944
Polysiphonia siretokensis Yamada & Tanaka 1944: 170
Published in: Yamada, Y. & Tanaka, T. (1944). Marine algae in the vicinity of the Akkesi Marine Biological Station. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 3: 47-77.
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 Neosiphonia japonica (Harvey) M.-S.Kim & I.K.Lee
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 4. Rhodophyta: Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: 18 genera including Herposiphonia. pp. [1-6], 1-178, figs 1-102. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Created: 12 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2012 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 20 April 2021.