Hypnea divaricata (C. )
Hypnea divaricata (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: lix
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus divaricatus C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).
Sphaerococcus divaricatus C.Agardh 1817
Hypnea musciformis var. divaricata (C.Agardh) Harvey 1834
This is a marine species.
Weber-van Bosse, A. (1913). Marine algae. Rhodophyceae, of the "Sealark" Expedition, collected by Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner, M.A.. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 8: 105-142, 1 fig, pls 12-14.
Created: 19 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 June 2019.