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Sargassum johnsonii V.J.Chapman

Publication details
Sargassum johnsonii V.J.Chapman 1961: 21

Published in: Chapman, V.J. (1961). New entities and combinations in the Phaeophyceae of New Zealand. Bulletin of the Research Council of Israel 10D: 15-28.

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 Phyllotricha

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

Distributional notes
Phillips (1995: 125) records Sargassum johnstoni (subgenus Phyllotricha) from New Zealand.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Three Kings Island, New Zealand (Chapman 1961: 21). Holotype: Major M. Johnson; AKU 13438 (Herbarium Lindauer) (Chapman 1961: 21).

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Key references
Adams, N.M. (1994). Seaweeds of New Zealand. An Illustrated Guide. pp. [1-7], 8-360, 116 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.

Phillips, N. (1995). Biogeography of Sargassum (Phaeophyta) in the Pacific basin. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 107-145. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 May 2019.

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