Dictyota bipinnata P. & H. 1878
Dictyota bipinnata P.Crouan & H.Crouan in Mazé & Schramm 1878: 124
Published in: Mazé, H. & Schramm, A. (1878 '1870-1877'). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe 2e Édition. pp. [i]-xix, Errata, -283. Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe): Imprimerie du Gouvernment.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota guineënsis (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Type locality: Gossier and Port Louis, Guadeloupe, Caribbean Sea (De Clerck 2003: 164). Type: Coll. No. 164-1052, 1775, 1776 (De Clerck 2003: 164). Notes: According to De Clerck (2003), a lectotype should be chosen from the syntype localities.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twice-pinnate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Synonymy (De Clerck (2003)) follows Taylor (1960: 216).
This is a marine species.
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.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.