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Hypnea brasiliensis P.B.Jesus, Nauer & J.M.C.Nunes

Publication details
Hypnea brasiliensis P.B.Jesus, Nauer & J.M.C.Nunes in Jesus et al. 2016: 779, 781, fig. 4, A-K

Published in: Jesus, P.B., Nauer, F., Lyra, G.M., Cassano, V., Oliveira, M.C., Nunes, J.M.C. & Schnadelbach, A.S. (2016). Species-delimitation and phylogenetic analyses of some cosmopolitan species of Hypnea (Rhodophyta) reveal synonyms and misapplied names to H. cervicornis, including a new species from Brazil. Journal of Phycology 52(5): 774-792.

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), of or from Brazil (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Brazil, Bahia State, Porto Seguro, Arraial D'Ajuda, Mucugê beach (16°29'51.67"S, 39°04'10.47"W) (Jesus et al. 2016: 781). Holotype: Jesus et al.; 6 November 2010; ALCB 100234; Field ID: P14 (Jesus et al. 2016: 781). Notes: GenBank accessions: COI-5P - KU905078/rbcL - KU905157; vegetative.

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Wendy 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 17 October 2018.

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