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Dilophus guineensis (Kützing) J.Agardh 1882

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

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Dilophus guineensis (Kützing) J.Agardh
Excicata identificada como Dilophus guineensis por el Hermano León. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso.

 

Dictyota guineënsis (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan Excicata identificada como Dilophus guineensis por el Hermano León. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso
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Publication details
Dilophus guineensis (Kützing) J.Agardh 1882: 108

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1882). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Andra afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 17(4): 1-134, 3 plates.
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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 Dictyota guineënsis (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Basionym
Spatoglossum guineense Kützing

Type information
Type locality: São Tomé, Gulf of Guinea (De Clerck 2003: 182). Holotype: L 935.207-8 (De Clerck 2003: 182).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Dilophus guineensis (Kützing) J.Agardh)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1960), Mexico (Atlantic) (Taylor 1972).

Central America: Belize (Taylor 1960).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960), Barbados (Taylor 1960, Taylor 1969), Caicos Islands (Taylor 1960), Cuba (Taylor 1960), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960), Jamaica (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960, Taylor 1969), Netherlands Antilles (Taylor 1960), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

South America: Brazil (Taylor 1931 , Taylor 1960), Colombia (Schnetter 1976), Venezuela (Taylor 1960, Ganesan 1990).

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

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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Verified by: 23 February 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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