Dictyota pusilla J.V. 1809
Dictyota pusilla J.V.Lamouroux 1809: 43
Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1809). Exposition des caractères du genre Dictyota, et tableau des espèces qu'il renferem. Journal de Botanique [Desvaux] 2: 38-44.
Type locality: Spain, Mediterranean Sea (De Clerck 2003: 176). Lectotype: CN C7F75 (De Clerck 2003: 176).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Synonymy (De Clerck (2003)) follows Hörnig & Schnetter (1988: 287).
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
Tronholm, A., Steen, F., Tyberghein, L., Leliaert, F. Verbruggen, H., Siguan, M.A.R. & De Clerck, O. (2010). Species delimitation, taxonomy, and biogeography of Dictyota in Europe (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1301-1321.
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.
Created: 10 May 2005 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 18 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 16 May 2021.