Polysiphonia teradomariensis M. 1971
Polysiphonia teradomariensis M.Noda in M.Noda & T.Kitami 1971: 47
Published in: Noda, M. & Kitami, T. (1971). Some species of marine algae from Echigo Province facing the Japan Sea. Scientific Reports Niigata University, Ser. D. (Biology) 8: 35-52.
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 teradomariensis (M.Noda) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Japan: Echigo Prov.: Teradomari (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Noda 1884; 28.xi.1968; cast ashore on Sargassum micranthum. (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Holotype: Herbarium, Niigata University (Kim & Lee, 1999: 280).
Source of current name
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
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