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Rugulopteryx radicans (Harvey) De Clerck & Coppejans

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Dictyoteae
Genus Rugulopteryx

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Rugulopteryx radicans (Harvey) De Clerck & Coppejans

 

Publication details
Rugulopteryx radicans (Harvey) De Clerck & Coppejans in De Clerck et al. 2006: 1286

Published in: De Clerck, O., Leliaert, F., Verbruggen, H., Lane, C.E., De Paula, J.C., Payo, D.I. & Coppejans, E. (2006). A revised classification of the Dictyoteae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on rbcL and 26S ribosomal DNA sequence data analyses. Journal of Phycology 42: 1271-1288, 6 figs.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rugulopteryx.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Dictyota radicans Harvey

Type information
Lectotype locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 596). Holotype: TCD 69A (De Clerck 2003: 176). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1967: 210) for more information on the lectotype of this species.

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), rooting, putting forth aerial roots (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyota radicans Harvey 1855

General environment
This is a marine species.

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