Sargassum saundersii Kraft 2009: 295, 340, fig. 102A-L
Published in: Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for G.W. Saunders, Canadian phycologist and molecular biologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Old Gulch, Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2009: 341). Holotype: G.W. Saunders & G.T. Kraft; 15 Mar. 2001; 10-30 cm subsurface in a mid-intertidal basalt pool on a flat promentory at the W entrance to the inlet. MELU LHI-12200 (Kraft 2009: 341). Notes: Isotype: MELU (6 sheets).
Created: 07 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 February 2019.