Dictyomenia tridens

Dictyomenia tridens (bottom)


Taxonavigation: Ceramiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Ceramiales

Familia: Rhodomelaceae
Tribus: Pterosiphonieae
Genus: Dictyomenia
Species: Dictyomenia tridens


Dictyomenia tridens (Mertens ex Turner) Greville, 1830


  • Basionym
    • Fucus tridens Mertens ex Turner, 1811
      • Type locality: New Holland (Western Australia, or probably from SE Australia). Holotype: Péron; BM. (illustrated by Turner).
  • Homotypic
    • Rhodomela tridens (Mertens ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1822


  • 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, [1]–218, pl. 1–19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock. Hathitrust Reference page. : li
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Dictyomenia tridens. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 7 November 2017.
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