Bryopsis densa Pilger 1920: 1, no fig.
Published in: Pilger, R. (1920). Algae Mildbraedianae Annobonenses. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 57(1): 1-14, 34 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bryopsis pennata J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Steentoft, M. (1967). A revision of the marine algae of Sao Tomé and Principe (Gulf of Guinea). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 60: 99-146, 2 pls.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). Two new species of Bryopsis (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) from the Sultanate of Oman, with a census of currently recognized species in the genus. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 24: 229-256, 9 figs.
Created: 22 January 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 October 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2020.