Hypnea ramentacea (C. ) J.
Hypnea ramentacea (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1876: 561
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chondria ramentacea C.Agardh
Type locality: "Ad oras novae Hollandiae" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 304). Holotype: PC “No. 21” (Womersley 1994: 441). Notes: Womersley (1994: 441) notes that there is a fragment of the type in Herb. Agardh, LD (27514).
Chondria ramentacea C.Agardh 1822
Hypnea rigens Sonder 1853
Hypnea cystoclonioides Sonder 1855
Hypnea ceramioides var. uncinata Kützing 1868
Merrifieldia ramentacea (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1885
This is a marine species.
A common species on rough-water coasts, epiphytic on a variety of other algae (Womersley 1994: 441).
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
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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.