Dictyota attenuata Kützing
Dictyota attenuata Kützing 1859: 6, pl.11, fig.1
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Lectotype locality: Granville, France (De Clerck 2003: 163). Lectotype: L 936.262-226 (De Clerck 2003: 163). Notes: Type locality data came from the lectotype specimen, designated by De Clerck (2003), rather than from the original description which states 'mari adriatico et germanico'.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 February 2020.