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Herposiphonia variabilis Hollenberg 1968

Publication details
Herposiphonia variabilis Hollenberg 1968: 557, figs. 1F, 2G, 17, 18, 21

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Herposiphonia is Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: North Island, Johnston Atoll, Pacific Ocean (Schneider 2004: 576).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variable (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Schneider, C.W. (2004). Notes on the marine algae of the Bermudas. 6. Some rare or newly reported Ceramiales (Rhodophyta), including Crouania elisiae sp. nov. Phycologia 43: 563-578.

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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 16 September 2021.

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