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Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville

Publication details
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville 1830: 56

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyosiphon.

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

Conferva foeniculacea Hudson

Type information
Type locality: Mona, Scotland

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling fennel.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva foeniculacea Hudson 1762
Scytosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) C.Agardh 1811
Ulva foeniculacea (Hudson) C.Agardh 1816
Halymenia foeniculacea (Hudson) C.Agardh 1817
Ilea foeniculacea (Hudson) Fries 1835

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyosiphon hippuroides var. fragilis Kjellman
Dictyosiphon hippuroides f. typicus Kjellman
Chordaria flagelliformis var. intricata C.Agardh 1817
Scytosiphon tomentosus Hornemann 1818
Scytosiphon hippuroides Lyngbye 1819
Scytosiphon foeniculaceus var. intricatus (C.Agardh) Lyngbye 1819
Scytosiphon foeniculaceus var. membranaceus Lyngbye 1819
Sphaerococcus plicatus var. hippuroides (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1822
Sphaerococcus hippuroides (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1824
Scytosiphon ramellosus J.Agardh 1836
Gigartina plicata var. hippuroides (Lyngbye) Oersted 1844
Chordaria flagelliformis var. hippuroides (Lyngbye) J.Agardh 1848
Dictyosiphon fragilis Harvey ex Kützing 1849
Dictyosiphon hippuroides (Lyngbye) Kützing 1856
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus subsp. flaccidus Areschoug 1873
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus var. flaccidus (Areschoug) Areschoug 1875
Dictyosiphon hispidus (Kjellman) Kjellman 1877
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus subsp. hispidus Kjellman 1877
Dictyosiphon corymbosus Kjellman 1883
Dictyosiphon corymbosus f. abbreviatus Kjellman 1883
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus f. typicus Kjellman 1883
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus f. flaccidus (Areschoug) Kjellman 1890
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus var. hispidus (Kjellman) Collins 1937
Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus f. hippuroides (Lyngbye) Levring 1940

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville)
English: Tubular Net Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

Japanese: Uikyô-mo (Tokida 1954).

Swedish: Smalskägg (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

(as Dictyosiphon hippuroides (Lyngbye) Kützing)
Japanese: Futo-uikyômo (Tokida 1954).

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Key references
Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of algae-macrophytes Kamchatka waters. Vol 1. Green algae and brown algae]. pp. 1-216. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Zinova, A.D. (1953). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-224. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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Areschoug, J.E. (1873). Om de skandinaviska algformer, som äro närmast beslägtade med Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus, eller kunna med denna lättast förblandas. Botaniska Notiser 6: 161-171.

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