Ulva bartayresiana ( )
Dictyota bartayresiana J.V.Lamouroux Palau Islands, West Pacific, 27 m deep
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Ulva bartayresiana (Lamouroux) Martius 1833: 22
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota bartayresiana J.V.Lamouroux
Dictyota bartayresiana J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Antilles, West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 586). Lectotype: CN C7F99 (De Clerck 2003: 163). Notes: De Clerck & Coppejans (1997b: 414-415) showed after verification of the type specimen that D. bartayresiana contains no surface proliferations or involucrate sporangia thus agreeing with Kützing (1859: 8, pl. 16, fig.1) and Taylor (1960: 219, pl. 30, fig.2) and contrary to Vickers (1908: 38, pl. 12-13)and Jaasund (1970: 72, fig. 1D, 2C). The species incorrectly called D. bartayresiana by Vickers has been shown by De Clerck & Coppejans to be referable to D. crispata Lamouroux. De Clerck, in Skelton & South (2004: 295), suggests that the type locality is Haiti.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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 23 February 2019.