Polysiphonia pacifica var. disticha
Polysiphonia pacifica var. disticha Hollenberg 1942: 778
Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1942). An account of the species of Polysiphonia on the Pacific coast of North America. I. Oligosiphonia. American Journal of Botany 29: 772-785, 21 figs.
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia pacifica var. disticha Hollenberg)
North America: Alaska (AK) (Scagel & al. 1989), British Columbia (Scagel & al. 1989), California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Silva 1979, Scagel & al. 1989, Miller 2012), Washington (WA) (Scagel & al. 1989).
Created: 03 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.