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Dictyota ciliolata var. bermudensis Taylor 1960

Publication details
Dictyota ciliolata var. bermudensis Taylor 1960: 630, pl. 59, fig.S

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 jamaicensis W.R.Taylor

Type information
Type locality: Turnup Breaker, I. St. Davids, Bermuda (Taylor 1960: 630). Type: W. R. Taylor & A. J. Bernatowicz 49-753; 12 April 1949; MICH (Taylor 1960: 630). Notes: Taylor (1960: 630) notes that there is an isotype located at "herbario Universitatis Michiganensis". De Clerck (2003) gives the following data: Holotype: MICH 23953.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
De Clerck (2003) notes that Wysor & De Clerck (2003) suggested that this variety of D. ciliolata might actually represent a growth form of D. crenulata.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Tronholm, A., Afonso-Carrillo, J., Sanson, M., Leliaert, F., Fernández-Garcia, C. & De Clerck, O. (2013). Taxonomy of the Dictyota ciliolata-crenulata complex (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 52 (2): 171-181.

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Craig Schneider in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.

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