Dictyota crenulata J.Agardh 1847
Dictyota crenulata J.Agardh 1847: 7
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: San Agustín [Pacific Mexico]; (Silva & al. 1996: 588) Lectotype: LD; 49049a (De Clerck 2003: 166) Notes: De Clerck (2003) notes that lectotypification was established by Nizamuddin & Gerloff (1979:867) who erroneously cited the specimen as LD 49042a. The specimen bears the number LD 49049a.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 12 January 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 January 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2022