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Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Dictyopteris


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Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Egmont Reef, Port Douglas, Queensland. G.J. Edgar. © G.J. Edgar.

Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
plate 158 in Turner. 02 Sep 2015. M.D. Guiry. © Expired.

Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).


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Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh Egmont Reef, Port Douglas, Queensland
© G.J. Edgar

Publication details
Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1817: xii

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, [1]-135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
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Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyopteris is Dictyopteris polypodioides (A.P.De Candolle) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus woodwardia R.Brown ex Turner

Type information
Type locality: "On the North coast of New Holland. Mr. Brown." [Australia] (Turner 1809-1811: 54). Syntypes: Mr [Robert] Brown; no date indicated; no habitat data. BM 0000562816, 000562817 (Huisman & Phillips 2015: 198).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus woodwardia R.Brown ex Turner 1811
Haliseris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1820

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh)
Indian Ocean Islands: Amirante Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-west Asia: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Krishnamurthy & Baluswami 2010, Rao & Gupta 2015), Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Krishnamurthy & Baluswami 2010).

Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Myanmar (Burma) (Soe-Htun et al. 2009), Singapore (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Pham et al. 2011), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1985, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Huisman & Borowitzka 2003, Huisman & Phillips 2015).

Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Phillips, J.A. (2015). Dictyotales. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 189-216, 233-236. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

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Verified by: 02 September 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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Soe Pa Pa Kyaw, Mya Kyawt Wai, Thida Nyunt and Soe-Htun, U. (2009). The morphology and distribution of Dictyopteris woodwardia (Brown ex Turner) C. Agardh (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) from Myanmar. Journal of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 7(5): 227-237.

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