Dictyota kohlmeyeri ( & Gerloff) Hörning, & Prud’homme van
Dictyota kohlmeyeri (Nizamuddin & Gerloff) Hörning, Schnetter & Prud’homme van Reine 1993: 169
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota ciliolata Sonder ex Kützing
Type locality: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife (De Clerck 2003: 180). Holotype: B 27031 (De Clerck 2003: 180). Notes: The type material consists of a collection of 10 specimens (sporophytes and gametophytes) (Tronholm et al. 2013: 180).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dictyota kohlmeyeri (Nizamuddin & Gerloff) Hörning, Schnetter & Prud’homme van Reine)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011), Madeira (Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001), Salvage Islands (Parente et al. 2000, John et al. 2004).
Source of current name
Tronholm, A., Afonso-Carrillo, J., Sanson, M., Leliaert, F., Fernández-Garcia, C. & De Clerck, O. (2013). Taxonomy of the Dictyota ciliolata-crenulata complex (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 52 (2): 171-181.
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.
Created: 10 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 April 2013 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 August 2019.