Dasya delilei , nom. illeg.
Dasya delilei Montagne 1841: 166-167, pl. 8: fig. 6, nom. illeg.
Published in: Montagne, C. (1841). Plantae cellulares. In: Histoire naturelle des Iles Canaries. (Barker-Webb, P. & Berthelot, S. Eds) Vol. 3, pp. 161-208. Paris:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of name for Fucus taxiformis Delile. - (20 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry
According to Silva et al. (1996: 183), Dasya delilei and Asparagopsis delilei are superfluous names since the epithet taxiformis should have been retained. - (12 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: La Isleta, Gran Canaria, Islas Canarias (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 155). Type: PC (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 155).
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp.  9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.
Created: 11 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2007 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 16 February 2019.