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Herposiphonia crassa Hollenberg 1968

Publication details
Herposiphonia crassa Hollenberg 1968: 539-540, figs 12, 13

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: Kahakuloa Bay, Maui, Hawaiian Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 496).

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

Masuda, M., Tani, M. & Kurihara, A. (2006). Taxonomic notes on three species of Herposiphonia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) found in Japan. Phycological Research 54(3): 230-243.

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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 23 September 2021.

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