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Distribution

Dwarka: N 22° 14.61'; E 68° 57.28' Okha: N 22° 28.50'; E 69° 04.54' Porbandar: N 21° 37.92'; E 69° 36.48'

Hypnea esperi Bory de Saint-Vincent

Distribution

Dwarka: N 22° 14.61'; E 68° 57.28' Okha: N 22° 28.50'; E 69° 04.54' Porbandar: N 21° 37.92'; E 69° 36.48'

Hypnea esperi Bory de Saint-Vincent

Thallus form and type

Substratum

Occurrence

Season

Abundance

Description

Remiform with spine like ramuli Intertidal rocks, calcareous stones Mid littoral zone November-April Moderate

Plants greenish red in colour, about 20 cm tall, attached by discoid holdfast; axes 2 - 3 time branched; branches and branchlets closely arranged on the axes, covered with small spines (Figs. a, b).

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