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For the noctuid moth genus, see Cryphia.
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Chlorophyta
Class: Bryopsidophyceae
Order: Bryopsidales
Family: Bryopsidaceae
Genus: Bryopsis
J.V. Lamouroux, 1809

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In taxonomy, Bryopsis is a genus of marine algae, specifically of the Bryopsidaceae.[1] It is frequently a pest in aquariums,[2] where it is commonly referred to as hair algae.

Species List

  • Bryopsis adriatica
  • Bryopsis africana
  • Bryopsis australis
  • Bryopsis cespitosa
  • Bryopsis corticulans
  • Bryopsis corymbosa
  • Bryopsis cupressina
  • Bryopsis cupressoides
  • Bryopsis dasyphylla
  • Bryopsis derbesioides
  • Bryopsis dichotoma
  • Bryopsis duplex
  • Bryopsis eckloniae
  • Bryopsis feldmannii
  • Bryopsis flagellata
  • Bryopsis foliosa
  • Bryopsis galapagensis
  • Bryopsis gemellipara
  • Bryopsis halliae
  • Bryopsis harveyana
  • Bryopsis hypnoides
  • Bryopsis implexa
  • Bryopsis indica
  • Bryopsis lubrica
  • Bryopsis lyngbyei
  • Bryopsis macraildii
  • Bryopsis macrocarpa
  • Bryopsis magellanica
  • Bryopsis maxima
  • Bryopsis minor
  • Bryopsis muscosa
  • Bryopsis myosuroides
  • Bryopsis nana
  • Bryopsis palliolatis
  • Bryopsis penicillum
  • Bryopsis pennata
  • Bryopsis pennulata
  • Bryopsis peruviana
  • Bryopsis plumosa
  • Bryopsis pottsii
  • Bryopsis profunda
  • Bryopsis pusilla
  • Bryopsis ramulosa
  • Bryopsis rhizophora
  • Bryopsis robusta
  • Bryopsis rosea
  • Bryopsis ryukyuensis
  • Bryopsis salvadoreana
  • Bryopsis secunda
  • Bryopsis spinescens
  • Bryopsis stenoptera
  • Bryopsis tenuis
  • Bryopsis thuyoides
  • Bryopsis triploramosa
  • Bryopsis vestita


External links

Scientific references

  • PubMed references for Bryopsis
  • PubMed Central references for Bryopsis
  • Google Scholar references for Bryopsis

Scientific databases

  • NCBI taxonomy page for Bryopsis
  • Search Tree of Life taxonomy pages for Bryopsis
  • Search Species2000 page for Bryopsis
  • AlgaeBase
  • AlgaTerra database
  • Index Nominum Genericorum
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