Dasya tenera Harvey 1855
Current name: Sarcotrichia tenera (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley
Dasya tenera Harvey 1855: 543
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dasya is Dasya pedicellata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcotrichia tenera (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley.
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia; (Womersley & Shepley 1959: 188) Holotype: Harvey; TCD, Herb. Harvey; Trav. Set 78 (Womersley 2003: 157)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1946).
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 September 2011
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 September 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2023