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Hypnea ecklonii Suhr

Publication details
Hypnea ecklonii Suhr 1836: 342

Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1836). Beitr├Ąge zur Algenkunde. Nr. 2. Flora 19: 337-350, Figs. 22-37 (= plates III, IV).

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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hypnophycus ecklonii (Suhr) Kuntze 1891

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Hypnea ceramioides Kütz. as a synonym of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 297).

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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 21 November 2018.

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