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Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing 1843

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Dictyoteae
Genus Dichophyllium


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Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing
Punta San Juan, San Juan de Marcona, Peru. 26 Mar 2019. Frithjof C. Kuepper. © Frithjof C. Kuepper.

Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing
Punta San Juan, San Juan de Marcona, Peru. 26 Mar 2019. Frithjof C. Kuepper. © Frithjof C. Kuepper.

Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing
Robinson Crusoe Island. 12 Feb 2014. EM. © Erasmo Macaya Horta (emacaya@oceanografia.udec.cl).

Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing
Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand. 22 Jan 2007. Erasmo Macaya Horta. © Erasmo Macaya Horta (emacaya@oceanografia.udec.cl).


Hannaea arcus (Ehrenberg) R.M.Patrick

Dictyota kunthii (C.Agardh) Greville Punta San Juan, San Juan de Marcona, Peru
© Frithjof C. Kuepper

Publication details
Dichophyllium kunthii (C.Agardh) Kützing 1843: 338

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Dichophyllium is Dichophyllium vulgare Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyota kunthii (C.Agardh) Greville

Zonaria kunthii C.Agardh

Type information
Syntype localities: "In Oceano pacifico juxta portum el Callao di Lima et Guanchaco legit illustrissimus Humboldt; qui, commcndante clarissimo Kunthio, specimen delineatum dedit." [Callao and Huanchaco, Peru] (Agardh 1821: iii).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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., Leliaert, F., Verbruggen, H., Lane, C.E., De Paula, J.C., Payo, D.I. & Coppejans, E. (2006). A revised classification of the Dictyoteae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on rbcL and 26S ribosomal DNA sequence data analyses. Journal of Phycology 42: 1271-1288, 6 figs.

Key references
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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