Browse the Western Australian Flora

Browse the complete list of WA’s families of plants, fungi, algae and protists. Icons to the right indicate additional content available, and the plus symbol beside each name will expand the family listing to include its component genera. The same functions are then available for the genera in order to display all WA species for that group.

Dictyotaceae Dumort.
Commentat.Bot. (Dumort.) 72, 101 (1822)
Canistrocarpus De Paula & De Clerck
J.Phycol. 42:1285 (2006)
Dictyopteris J.V.Lamour.
Nouv.Bull.Sci.Soc.Philom.Paris 1:332 (1809)
Dictyota J.V.Lamour.
Nouv.Bull.Sci.Soc.Philom.Paris 1:331 (1809)
Dilophus J.Agardh
Acta Univ.Lund. 106 (1882)
Distromium Levring
Förh.Kungl.Fysiogr.Sällsk.Lund. 10(20):3 (1940)
Glossophora J.G. Agardh
Acta Univ.Lund. 108 (1882)
Lobophora J.Agardh
Acta Univ.Lund. 29(9):21 (1894)
Lobospira Areschoug
Nova Acta Regiae Soc.Sci.Upsal. 363 (1854)
Pachydictyon J.G. Agardh
Acta Univ.Lund. 81 (1894)
Padina Adans.
Fam.Pl. 2:8, 586 (1763)
Rugulopteryx De Clerck & Coppejans
J.Phycol. 42:1286 (2006)
Scoresbyella Womersley
Mar.Benth.Fl.S.Australia 257 (1987)
Spatoglossum Kütz.
Phycol.General. 339 (1843)
Stoechospermum Kütz.
Phycol.General. 339 (1843)
Stypopodium Kütz.
Phycol.General. 341 (1843)
Zonaria C.Agardh
Syn.Alg.Scand. xx (1817)

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A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.