Dasyptilon pellucidum ( ) G.Feldmann 1950
Dasyptilon pellucidum (Harvey) G.Feldmann 1950: 307, figs 10, 11
Published in: Feldmann, G. (1950). Sur quelques Céramiacées de Nouvelle-Zelande. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Série 2 22: 131-141, 307-314, 13 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Dasyptilon.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Ptilota pellucida Harvey
Type locality: New Zealand: Otago, and east coast of Southern Island (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Lyall; (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Erskine, D. (1955). Reproduction and affinities of Dasyptilon (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyceae). Pacific Science 9: 292-297.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, , 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).
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