Dictyota liturata J.
Dictyota liturata J.Agardh KwaZulu-Natal
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Dictyota liturata J.Agardh 1848: 95
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dictyota pappeana Kützing 1849
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 595). Lectotype: Pappe; LD 49099 (De Clerck 2003: 172, 173). Notes: De Clerck (2003: 173) notes that the lectotype in Herb. Agardh was chosen from two specimens which were collected by Pappe at Cape of Good Hope.
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.
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