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Hypnea caespitosa P.J.L.Geraldino & S.M.Boo

Publication details
Hypnea caespitosa P.J.L.Geraldino & S.M.Boo in Geraldino, Riosmena-Rodriguez, Liao & Boo 2010: 338, figs 1, 2

Published in: Geraldino, P.J.L., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Liao, L.M. & Boo, S.M. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Hypnea (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta), with a description of H. caespitosa sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 46(2): 336-345.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hypnea is Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Panglao Island, Bohol, the Philippines (Geraldino et al. 2010: 338). Holotype: fig.1: 28 January 2006; Intertidal zone, closely matted to the substratum. CNUK C51100 (Geraldino et al. 2010: 338).

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References
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Geraldino, P.J.L., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Liao, L.M. & Boo, S.M. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Hypnea (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta), with a description of H. caespitosa sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 46(2): 336-345.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2018.

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