Dictyota moniliformis (J. ) Hörnig, & Prud'homme 1992
Dictyota moniliformis (J.Agardh) Hörnig, Schnetter & Prud'homme 1992: 53
Published in: Hörnig, I., Schnetter, R., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Coppejans, E., Achenbach-Wege, K. & Over, J.M. (1992). The genus Dictyota (Phaeophyceae) in the North Atlantic. I. A new generic concept and new species. Nova Hedwigia 54: 45-62, 6 figs, 3 tables.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Dilophus moniliformis J.Agardh
Type locality: Champion Bay, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 595). Lectotype: LD 49634 (De Clerck 2003: 180).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.
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