This taxon name is current. The available references for this name are:
Hypneaceae J.Agardh is a taxonomic synonym.
Reason See G.W. Saunders et al. in Canad.J.Bot. 82:46 (2004)
See also: A longer explanation of these and other terms in our Plant Names Primer.
A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.