Hypnea rosea Papenfuss KwaZulu-Natal
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Hypnea rosea Papenfuss 1947: 1-2: fig. 1; pl. 2: figs. 5-8
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1947). New marine algae from South Africa: I. University of California Publications in Botany 23: 1-15, Plates 1-4.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Umtwalumi (Mtwalume), Natal, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 305).
Created: 19 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 12 December 2018.