Dictyota decumbens (R.W.Ricker) Hörnig, Schnetter & Prud'homme 1992
Dictyota decumbens (R.W.Ricker) Hörnig, Schnetter & Prud'homme 1992: 53
Published in: Hörnig, I., Schnetter, R., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Coppejans, E., Achenbach-Wege, K. & Over, J.M. (1992). The genus Dictyota (Phaeophyceae) in the North Atlantic. I. A new generic concept and new species. Nova Hedwigia 54: 45-62, 6 figs, 3 tables.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dilophus decumbens R.W.Ricker
Type locality: Green Gorge, Macquarie Island; (De Clerck 2003: 179) Holotype: MELU; R1143 (De Clerck 2003: 179)
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), with prostrate stems, the tips rising upwards (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 September 2010
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 September 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2022