Hypnea spicifera   (Suhr) Harvey,  1847 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Gigartinales
Family:Cystocloniaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Gracilaria spicifera Suhr, 1834
(Homotypic synonym)
Hypnophycus spicifer (Suhr) Kutzing, 1843
(Homotypic synonym)
Hypnea spicifera (Suhr) Harvey in J. Agardh, 1847
Sphaerococcus musciformis var. armatus C. Agardh, 1822
(Heterotypic synonym)
Hypnea armata (C. Agardh) J. Agardh, 1851
(Heterotypic synonym)
Hypnea harveyi Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Hypnea spicigera Harvey, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA
• MADAGASCAR
• MAURITIUS
• PAKISTAN
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Waltair INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • DigiMus2.0 – The Software for Digital Museum of Seaweed Specimen Records Available at - http://www.niobioinformatics.org/digimus.php
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa

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