Polysiphonia funebris De ex J. 1851
Polysiphonia funebris De Notaris ex J.Agardh 1851: 979
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1863). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 3. pp. 787-1138, 1158-1291. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. [in Latin]
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.
Type locality: Genoa (Mediterranean Sea) (Alfonso-Carrillo & Rojas-Gonzalez 2004: 80).
Polysiphonia balanicola Falkenberg 1901
This name first appeared in De Notaris (1846: 67) but was not validated in this work by the provision of a description; the name was subsequently validated by J.Agardh (1863: 979).
This is a marine species.
Alfonso-Carrillo, J. & Rojas-Gonzalez, B. (2004). Observations on reproductive morphology and new records of Rhodomelaceae (Rhodophyta) from the Canary Islands, including Veleroa complanata sp. nov. Phycologia 43: 79-90.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
De Notaris, G. (1846). Prospetto della flora ligustica e dei zoofiti del Mare Ligustico. pp. 1-80. Genova [Geneva]: Tipografia Ferrando.
Tsiamis, K., Montesanto, B., Panayotidis, P. & Katsaros, C. (2011). Notes on new records of red algae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the Aegean Sea (Greece, eastern Mediterranean). Plant Biosystems 145(4): 873-884.
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Pizzuto, F., Serio, D. & Furnari, G. (1996). First record of tetrasporophytes of Polysiphonia funebris De Notaris ex J. Agardh (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean Sea, with taxonomic considerations. Giornale Botanico Italiano 130: 1072-1077.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.