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Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Sargassum

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Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow
a. rama; b. cauloide; c. filoide; d. vesícula; e. receptáculo. Esquema: Lourdes Moreira.

 

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Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow a. rama; b. cauloide; c. filoide; d. vesícula; e. receptáculo. Esquema: Lourdes Moreira
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Publication details
Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow 1868: 55, pl. 6: fig. 1

Published in: Grunow, A. (1868 '1867'). Algae. In: Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Botanischer Theil. Erster Band. Sporenpflanzen. (Fenzl, E. et al. Eds), pp. 1-104. Wien [Vienna]: Aus der Kaiserlich Königlichen Hof- und Staatsdruckeri in Commission bei Karl Gerold's Sohn.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Cladophyllum

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahama Islands

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Key references
Camacho, O., Mattio, L., Draisma, S., Fredericq, S. & Diaz-Pulido, G. (2014). Morphological and molecular assessment of Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) from Caribbean Colombia, including the proposal of Sargassum giganteum sp. nov., Sargassum schnetteri comb. nov. and Sargassum section Cladophyllum sect. nov . Systematics and Biodiversity : .

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 December 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Daly, E.L., Jr & Prince, J.S. (1981). The ecology of Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow (Phaeophyceae, Fucales) in the waters off South Florida III. Seasonal variation in alginic acid concentration. Phycologia 20: 352-357, 2 figs, 2 tables.
Prince, J.S. & Daly, E.L., Jr (1981). The ecology of Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow (Phaeophyceae, Fucales) in the waters off South Florida. IV. Seasonal variation in mannitol, protein, ash and laminarian. Phycologia 20: 232-241, 7 figs, 2 tables.
Prince, J.S. & O'Neal, S.W. (1979). The ecology of Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow (Phaeophyceae, Fucales) in the waters off South Florida. I. Growth, reproduction and population structure. Phycologia 18: 109-114, 2 figs, 4 tables.
Prince, J.S. (1980). The ecology of Sargassum pteropleuron Grunow (Phaeophyceae, Fucales) in the waters off South Florida. II. Seasonal photosynthesis and respiration of S. pteropleuron and comparison of its phenology to that of S. polyceratium Montagne. Phycologia 19: 190-193, 2 figs, 1 table.

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