Polysiphonia polymorpha (Linnaeus) Duby 1830
Polysiphonia polymorpha (Linnaeus) Duby 1830: 965
Published in: Duby, J.É. (1830). Augusti Pyrami de Candolle Botanicon gallicum seu synopsis plantarum in flora gallica descriptarum. Editio secunda. Ex herbariis et schedis Candollianis. Pars secunda plantas cellulares continens. pp. vi, -1068, lviii. Paris: VF Desray.
Publication date: 1830
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 Ceramium virgatum Roth.
Conferva polymorpha Linnaeus
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), polymorphous, polymorphic; variable in form (Brown 1954).
Created: 07 September 2005 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 22 February 2012
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 February 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 June 2023