Dictyota dichotoma f. latifrons & , nom. inval.
Dictyota dichotoma f. latifrons Holmes & Batters 1890: 86, nom. inval.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
A nomen nudum, which may have been validated, but as a variety, by Newton (1931), with a short description. - (20 May 2006) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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: 09 May 2005 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 20 May 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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.