Neosiphonia hawaiiensis ( ) M.-S.Kim & I.A. 2006
Neosiphonia hawaiiensis (Hollenberg) M.-S.Kim & I.A.Abbott 2006: 34, figs 8-11
Published in: Kim, M.-S. & Abbott, I.A. (2006). Taxonomic notes on Hawaiian Polysiphonia, with transfer to Neosiphonia (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 54(1): 32-39, 18 figs.
Publication date: March 2006
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melanothamnus hawaiiensis (Hollenberg) Díaz-Tapia & Maggs
Polysiphonia hawaiiensis Hollenberg
Type locality: Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 541). Holotype: 21.i.1963; US 48524 (Díaz-Tapia & al. 2017: 8, table 4).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Created: 08 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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