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Dictyopteris ligulata (Suhr) 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 ligulata (Suhr) O.C.Schmidt
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

Dictyopteris ligulata (Suhr) O.C.Schmidt
Park Rhynie, Rocky Bay, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. 01 Jan 1996. Alan Critchley (Alan.Critchley@ACADIAN.CA). © Alan Critchley (Alan.Critchley@ACADIAN.CA).

 

Polysiphonia dasyiformis P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Dictyopteris ligulata (Suhr) O.C.Schmidt KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Dictyopteris ligulata (Suhr) 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 ligulata Suhr

Type information
Type locality: "Algoa-Bai" [Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa] (Suhr 1834: 724).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ligulate (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Haliseris ligulata Suhr 1834

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Neurocarpus ligulatus (Suhr) Kuntze 1891

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) Dictyopteris longifolia Papenfuss should be regarded as a separate species and not a synonym of D. ligulata.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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