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Dictyota magneana De Clerck & Coppejans 2001

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Dictyoteae
Genus Dictyota

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Dictyota magneana De Clerck & Coppejans
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Publication details
Dictyota magneana De Clerck & Coppejans 2001: 23-26, pl. 1A-L

Published in: Coppejans, E., De Clerck, O. & Leliaert, F. (2001). Marine brown algae (Phaeophyta) from the north coast of Papua New Guinea, with a description of Dictyota magneana sp. nov. Cryptogamie, Algologie 22: 15-40.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dictyota is Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Canistrocarpus magneanus (De Clerck & Coppejans) De Paula & De Clerck

Type information
Holotype locality: Lion Island, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (Coppejans et al. 2001: 23). Holotype: Coppejans and De Clerck; 22.6.1994; -8 m, on coral fragments on sand slope, outer reef slope S of the island. GENT HEC 10212 (Coppejans et al. 2001: 23). Notes: Isotypes deposited in L, PC, BM (Coppejans et al., 2001).

Eponomy
Named for Francis Magne, french phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
De Clerck, O., Leliaert, F., Verbruggen, H., Lane, C.E., De Paula, J.C., Payo, D.I. & Coppejans, E. (2006). A revised classification of the Dictyoteae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on rbcL and 26S ribosomal DNA sequence data analyses. Journal of Phycology 42: 1271-1288, 6 figs.

Key references
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.

Created: 21 March 2002 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 18 December 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Coppejans, E., De Clerck, O. & Leliaert, F. (2001). Marine brown algae (Phaeophyta) from the north coast of Papua New Guinea, with a description of Dictyota magneana sp. nov. Cryptogamie, Algologie 22: 15-40.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.

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