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Dictyosiphon fasciculatus J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Publication details
Dictyosiphon fasciculatus J.D.Hooker & Harvey in Harvey & W.J.Hooker 1845: 178, pl. 69: fig. 1

Published in: Harvey, W.H. & Hooker, J.D. (1845). XXXVI. Algae L. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, Kt., R.N., F.R.S., etc. by Joseph Dalton Hooker, M.D., R.N., F.L.S., assistant surgeon of the "Erebus" and botanist to the expedition. Vol. 1. Flora antarctica. Part I. Botany of Lord Auckland's Group and Campbell's Island. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 175-193. London: L. Reeve.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyosiphon is Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scytothamnus fasciculatus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) A.D.Cotton

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lord Auckland's Group [Auckland Islands] (Womersley 1987: 140). Type: BM (ex K) (Womersley 1987: 140).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Cotton, A.D. (1915). Cryptogams from the Falkland Islands collected by Mrs. Vallentin. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 43: 137-231, Plates 4-10.

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