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Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Polyzonieae
Genus Dasyclonium


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Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin
KwaZulu-Natal; epiphyte. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin
KwaZulu-Natal; epiphyte. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).


Plectonema fortii Frémy

Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Dasyclonium incisum (J.Agardh) Kylin 1956: 534, fig. 427 B-D, fig. 430 B, C

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dasyclonium is Dasyclonium acicarpum J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Polyzonia incisa J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "ad oras Novae Hollandiae" (Australia) (Agardh 1841: 24). Lectotype: herb. alg. Agardh, LD 43036 (Millar 1990: 458). Notes: Lectotype in Herb. Agardh, LD, 43036; a small specimen in an envelope labelled "Polyzon. incisa J. Ag. in Linnaea" (Womersley, 2003: 320).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polyzonia incisa J.Agardh 1841
Euzoniella incisa (J.Agardh) Falkenberg 1901

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Vertebrata pecten (Areschoug) Kuntze
Polysiphonia inversa Sonder 1845
Polyzonia sonderi Harvey 1849
Polyzonia colensoi Hooker & Harvey ex Harvey 1849
Polyzonia elegans var. incisa Kützing 1849
Polysiphonia pecten Areschoug 1854
Polyzonia incisa var. sonderi J.Agardh 1863
Polyzonia australis Lenormand ex Kützing 1865
Dasyclonium acicarpum J.Agardh 1894

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Millar, A.J.K. (1990). Marine red algae of the Coffs Harbour region, northern New South Wales. Australian Systematic Botany 3: 293-593, 76 figs, 2 tables.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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Miller, I. J., Falshaw, R. & Furneaux, R. H. (1993). The chemical structure of the polysaccharide from Dasyclonium incisum. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 647-651.

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