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Dictyosiphon pusillus (Carmichael ex W.J.Hooker) Areschoug 1847

Publication details
Dictyosiphon pusillus (Carmichael ex W.J.Hooker) Areschoug 1847: 371, pl. VI C

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyosiphon is Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Litosiphon laminariae (Lyngbye) Harvey

Basionym
Asperococcus pusillus Carmichael

Type information
Syntype localities: On Chorda filum Appin [Scotland]: Capt Carmichael. Meadfoot, Devonshire [England], Mrs Griffiths (Doty & Oguri 1956: 277). Type: TCD?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 01 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.

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