Exallosorus harveyanus

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Exallosorus harveyanus (top center)


Taxonavigation: Dictyotales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Chromista
Subregnum: Harosa
Infraregnum: Heterokonta
Phylum: Ochrophyta
Subphylum: Phaeista
Infraphylum: Limnista
Superclassis: Fucistia
Classis: Phaeophyceae
Subclassis: Dictyotophycidae
Ordo: Dictyotales

Familia: Dictyotaceae
Genus: Exallosorus
Species: Exallosorus harveyanus


Exallosorus harveyanus (Pappe ex Kützing) J.A.Phillips, 1997


  • Basionym
    • Phycopteris harveyana Pappe ex Kützing, 1849
      • Type locality: Kalk Bay, False Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
      • Type: Pappe 14; L? Notes: Phillips (1997:305) nominated MEL 547833 as type, but the type should be at L.
      • named for William Henry Harvey (1811–1866), Irish botanist and phycologist.
  • Homotypic
    • Zonaria harveyana (Pappe ex Kützing) Areschoug, 1851
  • Heterotypic
    • Homoeostrichus multifidus J.Agardh, 1894


  • Phillips, J.A. 1997. Genus and species concepts in Zonaria and Homoeostrichus (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae), including the description of Exallosorus gen. nov. European Journal of Phycology 32: 303–311, 15 figs, 5 tables. Reference page. : 307.
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Exallosorus harveyanus. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 10 May 2017.
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