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Spyridia hypnoides subsp. complanata (J.Agardh) M.J.Wynne

Publication details
Spyridia hypnoides subsp. complanata (J.Agardh) M.J.Wynne 1998: 94

Published in: Wynne, M.J. (1998). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: first revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 116: iii, 1-155, 5 figs..

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Spyridia is Spyridia filamentosa (Wulfen) Harvey.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Spyridia complanata J.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the mosses, specifically the genus Hypnum (Neal 1993).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spyridia complanata J.Agardh 1851

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ceramium filamentosum var. continuum C.Agardh 1828

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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