Polysiphonia patersonis Sonder
Polysiphonia patersonis Sonder 1855: 525
Published in: Sonder [O.G.] (1855 '1854'). [Plantae Muellerianae] Algae annis 1852 et 1853 collectae. Linnaea 26: 506-528.
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 Diplocladia patersonis (Sonder) Kylin
Named for Cape Paterson, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape Paterson, Victoria (Womersley 2003: 229). Lectotype: Mueller; June 1853; MEL 45872 (Womersley 2003: 229). Notes: Isolectotypes 45873-45875, 538237, 538238 (Womersley, 2003: 229)
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 24 September 2003 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 02 February 2009 by Wendy 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 18 February 2020.