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Dictyopteris macrocarpa (Areschoug) O.C.Schmidt

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

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Dictyopteris macrocarpa (Areschoug) O.C.Schmidt
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Dictyopteris macrocarpa (Areschoug) O.C.Schmidt
KwaZulu-Natal. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Publication details
Dictyopteris macrocarpa (Areschoug) O.C.Schmidt 1938: 219

Published in: Schmidt, O.C. (1938). Beiträge zur Systematik der Phaeophyten I. Hedwigia 77: 213-230.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyopteris is Dictyopteris polypodioides (A.P.De Candolle) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Haliseris macrocarpa Areschoug

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 583).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with large fruit.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Haliseris macrocarpa Areschoug 1847
Neurocarpus macrocarpus (Areschoug) Kuntze 1891

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al., (1996) the name Haliseris serrata has been misapplied to this species by Delf & Michel (1921: 100).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 09 December 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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