Dasyphloea insignis Montagne 1842
Dasyphloea insignis Montagne 1842: 8
Published in: Montagne, [J.F.] C. (1842). Prodromus generum specierumque phycearum novarum, in itinere ad polum antarcticum...ab illustri Dumont d'Urville peracto collectarum, notis diagnosticis tantum huc evulgatarum, descriptionibus verò fusioribus nec non iconibus analyticis iam iamque illustrandarum. pp. [1-]16. Parisiis [Paris]: apud Gide, editorem.
Publication date: Before 10 Sept 1842
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Dasyphloea.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tasmania (probably); (Womersley 1994: 223) Type: Herb. Montagne, PC; (Womersley 1994: 223) Notes: According to Womersley (1994: 223), the type is probably from Tasmania (rather than Akaroa, N.Z. - see Mitchell (1966: 210).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.
This is a marine species.
Sublittoral, 2-17 m deep (Womersley 1994: 223).
Created: 10 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 23 June 2015
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 June 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2022