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Hypnea musciformis f. horrida Hauck

Publication details
Hypnea musciformis f. horrida Hauck 1887: [1886-1889]: 20

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), moss-like.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Scara" (near Berbera), Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 302).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Hypnea musciformis f. horrida Hauck)
Africa: Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Created: 19 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.

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