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Hincksia thyrsoidea (Børgesen) P.C.Silva

Publication details
Hincksia thyrsoidea (Børgesen) P.C.Silva 1987: 130

Published in: Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hincksia is Hincksia ramulosa J.E.Gray.

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

Basionym
Ectocarpus thyrsoideus Børgesen

Type information
Type locality: Mahabalipuram, near Madras, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 570).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thyrse-like.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus thyrsoideus Børgesen 1937
Giffordia thyrsoidea (Børgesen) A.K.M.N.Islam 1976

General environment
This is a marine species.

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