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Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans

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

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Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 30 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans
Palau Islands, West Pacific. 23 Oct 1995. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

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Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans Palau Islands, West Pacific
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Publication details
Dictyota canaliculata O.De Clerck & E.Coppejans 1997: 409-411, figs 1-4

Published in: De Clerck, O. & Coppejans, E. (1997). The genus Dictyota J.V. Lamour (Dictyotaceae, Phaeophyta) from Indonesia in the Herbarium Weber-van Bosse, including the description of Dictyota canaliculata spec. nov. Blumea 42: 407-420.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyota is Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), canaliculate, with a longitudinal channel or groove (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Patch Reef east of Loloata Island, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (De Clerck 2003: 164). Holotype: GENT ODC 251 (De Clerck 2003: 164).

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Source of current name
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 April 2005 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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De Clerck, O. & Coppejans, E. (1996). The genus Dictyota (Dictyotaceae, Phaeophyta) from Indonesia in the Herbarium Weber-van Bosse, including the description of Dictyota canaliculata spec. nov.. Blumea 44: 217-249.
De Clerck, O. & Coppejans, E. (1997). The genus Dictyota J.V. Lamour (Dictyotaceae, Phaeophyta) from Indonesia in the Herbarium Weber-van Bosse, including the description of Dictyota canaliculata spec. nov. Blumea 42: 407-420.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 November 2018.

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