Hypnea cornuta var. stellulifera J.
Hypnea cornuta var. stellulifera J.Agardh 1852: 449
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypnea stellulifera (J.Agardh) Yamagishi & Masuda
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horned.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Manila, Philippines (Yamagishi et al. 2003: 535). Lectotype: LD, Agardh herbarium 33812 (Yamagishi et al. 2003: 535).
Source of current name
Yamagishi, Y., Masuda, M., Abe, T., Uwai, S., Kogame, K., Kawaguchi, S. & Phang, S.M. (2003). Taxonomic notes on marine algae from Malaysia. XI. Four species of Rhodophyceae. Botanica Marina 46: 534-547.
Lewmanomont, K. (1997). Species of Hypnea from Thailand. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.6, pp. 179-191. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
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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 23 October 2018.