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Dilophus crenulatus f. canariensis (Grunow) Nizamuddin & Gerloff 1979

Publication details
Dilophus crenulatus f. canariensis (Grunow) Nizamuddin & Gerloff 1979: 868

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 canariensis (Grunow) Tronholm

Dictyota crenulata var. canariensis Grunow

Type information
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).

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

Created: 10 August 2004 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 25 May 2005 by G.M. Guiry

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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 19 September 2021.

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