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Naccaria hypnoides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) J.Agardh

Publication details
Naccaria hypnoides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) J.Agardh 1863: 712

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]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Naccaria is Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlicher ex J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Atractophora hypnoides P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Atractophora hypnoides P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Type information
Type locality: Baie Sainte Anne, Rade de Brest, Brittany, France. (Saunders et al. 2016: 509). Lectotype: 1847; on Ceramium. CO 00288 (Saunders et al. 2016: 509, fig. 2).

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Gatty, A. (1863). British Sea-weeds. Drawn from Professor Harvey's "Phycologia britannica." With descriptions, an amateur's synopsis, rules for laying our sea-weeds, an order for arranging them in the herbarium, and an appendix of new species. pp. [i]-xlviii, pls I-LXXX; Appendix [161]-166. London: Bell and Daldy, 186 Fleet Street.

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Boillot, A. (1967). Sur le développment de carpospores de Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlicher et d'Atractophora hypnoides Crouan (Nacccariacees, Bonnemaisoniales). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 264: 257-260.
Chemin, E. (1927). Sur le développement des spores de Naccaria wiggii Endl. et Atractophora hypnoides Crouan. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 74: 272-277.

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