Dictyota ciliata var. ceylonensis J. , nom. inval.
Dictyota ciliata var. ceylonensis J.Agardh 1958: 149, nom. inval.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota ciliolata Sonder ex Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ciliate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
De Clerck (2003) notes that this is a nomen nudum. A manuscript name by J. Agardh intended to describe the broad Indian Ocean growth form of D. ciliolata, cited in Womersley (1958: 149).
= Dictyota ciliolata Sonder ex Kützing var. lata Womersley (1958) = Dictyota ciliolata Sonder ex Kützing (De Clerck (2003: 165)).
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.