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Dilophus okamurae E.Y.Dawson 1950

Publication details
Dilophus okamurae E.Y.Dawson 1950: 86

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1950). Notes on some Pacific Mexican Dictyotaceae.. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 77: 83-93, 3 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dilophus is Dilophus gunnianus J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rugulopteryx okamurae (E.Y.Dawson) I.K.Hwang, W.J.Lee & H.S.Kim

Basionym
Dictyota marginata Okamura

Type information
Type locality: Japan, various locations (De Clerck 2003: 173).SAP (De Clerck 2003: 173).

Eponomy
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.

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

Nomenclatural notes
De Clerck (2003) notes that this is a nomen novum. It is a substitute name for Dil. marginatus (Okamura) Okamura which is a later synonym of Dil. marginatus J. Agardh [=Dictyota rugulosa Lucas].

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hwang, I-K., Lee, W.J., Kim H.-S & De Clerck, O. (2009). Taxonomic reappraisal of Dilophus okamurae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) from the western Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 48: 1-12.

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

Luan Rixiao, Ding Lanping, Lu Baoren & Tseng, C.K. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. I(1) Ectocarpales Ralfsiales Sphaceariales Dictyotales. pp. [i]-xxii, 1-195, pls I-XXII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hwang, I-K., Lee, W.J., Kim H.-S & De Clerck, O. (2009). Taxonomic reappraisal of Dilophus okamurae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) from the western Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 48: 1-12.
Kajimura, M. (1992). Vegetative propagation in Dilophus okamurae and Zonaria flabellata (Dictyotaceae, Phaeophyta). Mem. Fac. Sci. 26: 96-106.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2020.

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