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Dasya australis J.Agardh 1863

Publication details
Dasya australis J.Agardh 1863: 1183

Type species
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 Heterosiphonia australis (J.Agardh) De Toni

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Port Jackson, New South Wales (Womersley 1998: 485). Holotype: Harvey; Herb. Agardh, LD 43630 (Womersley 1998: 485). Notes: Womersley (1998: 485) notes that the type specimen was collected by Harvey (Alg. Aust Exsicc. 211L, as Dasya subsecunda Suhr?).

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
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. [1]-535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2020.

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