Dictyota ciliata J. , nom. illeg.
Dictyota ciliata J.Agardh 1841: 5, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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 synonymy between D. ciliata J. Agardh and D. ciliolata was proposed by J. Agardh (1882: 95).
De Clerck (2003) notes that this is a later homonym of D. ciliata Lamouroux [=Taonia atomaria (Woodward) J. Agardh].
This is a marine species.
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 588). Hlotype: LD 49113 (De Clerck 2003: 165).
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.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 05 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.