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Dasycladus occidentalis Harvey 1858

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Dasycladaceae
Genus Dasycladus

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Dasycladus occidentalis Harvey
recolectada en la zona Los Colorados, en fondo fangoso, asociada a manglares. Detalle de los filamentos. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Dasycladus occidentalis Harvey
Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales. Sigrid Berger. © Sigrid Berger (sberger@spup.de).

 

Publication details
Dasycladus occidentalis Harvey 1858: 38

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1858). Nereis boreali-americana: or, contributions to a history of the marine Algae of North America. Part III. Chlorospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 10(2): 1-140, pls 37-50.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dasycladus is Dasycladus claviformis (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Batophora occidentalis (Harvey) S.Berger & Kaever ex M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.

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.

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1998). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: first revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 116: [i]-iii, 1-155, 5 figs.

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