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Hornemann's seaweed
Portieria hornemannii
Portieria hornemannii
Hornemann's seaweed red macroalgae
Portieria hornemannii Rhizophyllidaceae
common name
  Hornemann's seaweed
accepted scientific name
  Portieria hornemannii (Lyngbye) P.C.Silva
rules for finding collection records
  Portieria hornemannii (331)
family name
  • Rhizophyllidaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Ria Tan
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
Image Source
Category: Seaweed
Seaweed Category: Red Algae
Plant Observed All Year
Found in Hawaii and the Indo-Pacific.

How Likely at this Location (48%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Keoki & Yuko Stender
Links to Plant Photos
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Portieria hornemannii   (Lyngbye) P.C.Silva   (TSN: H125, Index: 61)

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Family Names