Polyopes constrictus

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Polyopes constrictus


Taxonavigation: Halymeniales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Halymeniales

Familia: Halymeniaceae
Genus: Polyopes
Species: Polyopes constrictus



Polyopes constrictus (Turner) J.Agardh, 1851


  • Basionym
    • Fucus constrictus Turner, 1811
      • Type locality: "At Kent's Islands, near New Holland. Mr. Brown" [Kent Group of Islands, Bass Strait, Australia]. Lectotype: Robert Brown; BM (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 176).
  • Homotypic
    • Sphaerococcus constrictus (Turner) C.Agardh, 1822
    • Rhodymenia australis var. constricta (Turner) Sonder, 1845
    • Gelidium constrictum (Turner) Kützing, 1849
  • Heterotypic
    • Sphaerococcus microcarpus C.Agardh, 1822
    • Chondrus microcarpus (C.Agardh) Greville, 1830
    • Prionitis microcarpa (C.Agardh) J.Agardh, 1851
    • Chaetangium flabellatum Harvey, 1859
    • Zanardinula microcarpa (C.Agardh) De Toni fil., 1936
    • Polyopes microcarpus (C.Agardh) Kajimura, 1995


  • Agardh, J.G. 1851. Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 1. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. BHL Reference page. : 239
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. Polyopes constrictus. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 23 March 2018.
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