Dictyopteris woodwardia (R. ex Turner) C.
Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh Egmont Reef, Port Douglas, Queensland
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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, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)
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 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).
This is a marine species.
Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).
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.
Created: 07 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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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