Dilophus crenulatus f. canariensis (Grunow) Nizamuddin & Gerloff 1979
Dilophus crenulatus f. canariensis (Grunow) Nizamuddin & Gerloff 1979: 868
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota canariensis (Grunow) Tronholm.
Type locality: Tenerife, Canary Islands; (De Clerck 2003: 166) Lectotype: W; 18753 (De Clerck 2003: 166) Notes: De Clerck (2003) notes that lectotypification was established by Nizamuddin & Gerloff (1979: 869) who erroneously cited this variety as D. crenulata f. canariensis. Type material collected by Liebetruth (Tronholm et al. 2013).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 10 August 2004 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 25 May 2005
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 May 2005. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 August 2022