Sargassum galapagense var. setifolium
Sargassum galapagense var. setifolium Grunow in Piccone 1886: 48, pl. II: figs 1, 2
Published in: Piccone, A. (1886). Alghe del viaggio di circumnavigazione della Vettor Pisani. pp. -97, 2 pls. Genova [Genoa]: Tipografia del Reale Istituto Sordo-Muti.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum setifolium (Grunow) Setchell
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(as Sargassum galapagense var. setifolium Grunow)
South America: Galápagos Islands (Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011).
Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. (1937). The Templeton Crocker Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences, 1932. No. 34. Report on the Sargassums. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4 22: 127-158, pls 28-33.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 11 February 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2019.