Dasya pellucida Harvey 1849: 67-68, pl. 27 (bottom left)
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions, during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror". London Journal of Botany 4: 249-276, 293-298.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heterosiphonia pellucida (Harvey) Falkenberg
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Green Point and Muizenberg, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 443).
Created: 20 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.