Dasya pedicellata (C. ) C. 1824
Dasya pedicellata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh 1824: 211
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Publication date: probably September 1824
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Dasya.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dasya baillouviana (S.G.Gmelin) Montagne
Sphaerococcus pedicellatus C.Agardh
Type locality: New York, U.S.A. (Silva & al. 1996: 434).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), provided with a pedicel, pedicelled (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Børgesen (1945: 29) cites this species as Dasya pedicellata C. Agardh.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dasya pedicellata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960), Canary Islands (Gil-Rodriguez et al. 1985, Price, John & Lawson 1986), Lanzarote (Gil-Rodríguez & Afonso-Carrillo 1980), Madeira (Levring 1974).
Europe: Balearic Islands (Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984), Denmark (Nielsen & Lundsteen 2019), France (Feldmann 1943), Greece (Gerloff & Geissler 1974), Italy (Giaccone 1969, Edwards et al. 1975, Cinelli & al. 1976), Netherlands (Den Hartog 1964 ), Spain (Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982), Sweden (Den Hartog 1964 ).
North America: Florida (Taylor 1960), Gulf of California (Dawson 1944), Mexico (Atlantic) (Mendoza-González, Mateo-Cid & García-López 2017), North Carolina (Taylor 1960), South Carolina (Taylor 1960), Texas (Taylor 1960).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
South America: Venezuela (Taylor 1960).
Africa: Mauritius (Børgesen 1945).
Middle East: Turkey (Güven & Öztig 1971).
Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1970). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature. III. Botaniska Notiser 123: 474-487, 3 figs.
Nielsen, R. & Lundsteen, S. (2019). Danmarks havalger Bind 1 Rødalger (Rhodophyta). Scientia Danica. Series B, Biologica 7: -398, col. figs and distributional maps.
Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Den Hartog, C. (1964). Ecology of Dasya pedicellata in the Netherlands. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 4: 197-201.
Nygren, S. (1970). Effect of salinity on the growth of Dasya pedicellata. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 20: 126-129.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2021.