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Hypnea divaricata var. ramulosa (Harvey) J.Agardh 1851

Publication details
Hypnea divaricata var. ramulosa (Harvey) J.Agardh 1851: [1851-1863]: 448-449

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hypnea is Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypnea charoides J.V.Lamouroux

Basionym
Hypnea musciformis var. ramulosa Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 295).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
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: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 May 2021.

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