Hypnea divaricata var. ramulosa ( ) J. 1851
Hypnea divaricata var. ramulosa (Harvey) J.Agardh 1851: [1851-1863]: 448-449
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypnea charoides J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 295).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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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.