155,120 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,785 images, 59,952 bibliographic items, 433,854 distributional records.

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen

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

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Boheydulang, Sabah, 15m - Reef slope. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Boheydulang, Sabah, 15m - Reef slope. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Boheydulang, Sabah, 15m - Reef slope. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Scott Reef, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. In situ spreading and erect sections of thallus.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. Underside of blade with rhizoids forming mainly from midrib.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of blade showing expanded midrib vein.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. Underside of blade with rhizoids forming from midrib and lower right margin. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. Underside of blade with rhizoids forming at margins. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen
Panama. Surface view of apical meristimatic cells developing into midrib. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

1  2  Next

18 Found - Displaying 1 through 10

 

Petalonia binghamiae (J.Agardh) K.L.Vinogradova

Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen Boheydulang, Sabah, 15m - Reef slope
© Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com)

Publication details
Dictyopteris repens (Okamura) Børgesen 1924: 265, fig. 13

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1924). Marine algae from Easter Island. In: The Natural History of Juan Fernandez and Easter Island. (Skottsberg, C. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 247-309. Uppsala: Almquist & Wiksells.
 Download PDF

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 repens Okamura

Type information
Type locality: Truk Islands, Caroline Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 584). Notes: Type locality: Chuuk Islands, Caroline Islands (Skelton & South, 2004).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Haliseris repens Okamura 1916
Neurocarpus repens (Okamura) Okamura 1936

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) the name Haliseris delicatula has been misapplied to this species by Barton (1903a: 477).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.

Luan Rixiao, Ding Lanping, Lu Baoren & Tseng, C.K. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. I(1) Ectocarpales Ralfsiales Sphaceariales Dictyotales. pp. [i]-xxii, 1-195, pls I-XXII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2004). New records and notes on marine benthic algae of American Samoa - Chlorophyta & Phaeophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 25: 291-312.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 September 2015 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 2518 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=4038

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. 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 April 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio