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Dictyota dentata f. intermedia Schmidt

Publication details
Dictyota dentata f. intermedia Schmidt 1924: 94

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyota is Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota mertensii (C.Martius) K├╝tzing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to De Clerck (2003), this is probably synonymous with D. mertensii (Martens) Kützing. Martens=Mertius!?

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Brasil (De Clerck 2003: 166). ?: (De Clerck 2003: 166).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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 20 May 2019.

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