Dictyota marginata (C. ) 1830
Dictyota marginata (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: xliii
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Publication date: Feb.-March 1830
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stoechospermum polypodioides (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh
Zonaria marginata C.Agardh
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 610). Type: P. Forsskål; LD (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 46). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting J. Agardh (1984b: 99) for more information on the type locality of this species.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), margined (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Synonymy (De Clerck (2003)) follows De Clerck & Coppejans (1997c: 340)
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.
Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 June 2005 by Wendy 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 13 August 2020.