Polysiphonia azorica O.C.Schmidt
Polysiphonia azorica O.C.Schmidt 1929: 168, fig. 15
Published in: Schmidt, O.C. (1929 '1930'). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen der Azoren. I. Hedwigia 69: 95-113, 14 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 (Latin), from or pertaining to the Azores.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 4101 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=787
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2019.