Dictyota cribrosa & N.L.Gardner 1930
Dictyota cribrosa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930: 147-148, pl. 11: fig. 40
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1930). Marine algae of the Revillagigedo Islands Expedition in 1925. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 19: 109-215, Plates 4-15.
Publication date: 30 December 1930
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Isla Guadelupe, México (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 148). Holotype: H.L. Mason No. 3; May; "Cast ashore.". CAS 173683 (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 148). Notes: De Clerck (2003) give the following data: Type locality: Isla Guadeloupe, Baja California, Mexico; Holotype: UC 173683;
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sieve-like, profusely perforated, with numerous small holes (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to De Clerck (2003), this is a poorly known species in need of critical re-assessment; Dawson (1951: 268) and Pedroche et al. (2008: 37) include it in synonymy with Dictyota binghamiae.
This is a marine species.
Dawson, E.Y. (1950). Notes on some Pacific Mexican Dictyotaceae.. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 77: 83-93, 3 figs.
Dawson, E.Y. (1950). On the status of the brown alga, Dictyota binghamiae J. G. Agardh. Wasmann Journal of Biology 8: 267-269.
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.
Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.
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