Dilophus foliosus J. 1894
Dilophus foliosus J.Agardh 1894: 94
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1894). Analecta algologica, observationes de speciebus algarum minus cognitae earumque dispositione. Continuatio I. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 29(9): 1-144, 2 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota gunniana (J.Agardh) I.Hörnig, R.Schnetter & Prud'homme
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia (De Clerck 2003: 179).LD 49642 (De Clerck 2003: 179). Notes: Womersley (1987: 210) notes that this species is based on a Port Phillip, Vic., specimen of Wilson (probably January 1882), in LD (lectotype, 49641).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
De Clerck (2003) notes that the name appeared first as a nomen in Wilson (1892; 162).
Synonymy (De Clerck (2003)) follows Phillips (1992:672).
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
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. -484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
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