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Stoechospermum suhrii Kützing

Publication details
Stoechospermum suhrii Kützing 1859: 17, pl. 41: fig. II

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1859). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. IX [9] pp. i-vii, 1-42, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stoechospermum is Stoechospermum marginatum (C.Agardh) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota suhrii (Kützing) I.Hörnig, R.Schnetter, & W.F.Prud'homme van Reine

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Zonaria marginata Suhr 1834

Nomenclatural notes
Nomen novum. According to De Clerck (2003), this is a substitute name for Z. marginata Suhr, which is a later homonym of Z. marginata (C. Agardh) Greville [= Stoechospermum polypodioides Lamouroux].

Taxonomic notes
Synonymy (De Clerck (2003)) follows Silva et al. (1996: 597).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: South Africa: Cape Province: Algoa Bay (Zonaria marginata Suhr) (Silva 1996-to date).

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
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.

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Hörnig, I., Schnetter, R., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Coppejans, E., Achenbach-Wege, K. & Over, J.M. (1992). The genus Dictyota (Phaeophyceae) in the North Atlantic. I. A new generic concept and new species. Nova Hedwigia 54: 45-62, 6 figs, 3 tables.

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