Phyllotricha varians (Sonder) R.R.M. &
Phyllotricha varians (Sonder) R.R.M.Dixon & Huisman Gnarabup, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Phyllotricha varians (Sonder) R.R.M.Dixon & Huisman in Dixon et al. 2012: 1126
Published in: Dixon, R.R.M., Huisman, J.M., Buchanan, J., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Spencer, P. (2012). A morphological and molecular study of austral Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) supports the recognition of Phyllotricha at genus level, with further additions to the genus Sargassopsis. Journal of Phycology 48(5): 1119-1129.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sargassum varians Sonder
Type locality: Western Australia (probably near Fremantle) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 705). Type: Preiss; MEL 30182 (Womersley 1987: 426). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1954b: 350) for more information on the type locality of this species.
Sargassum varians Sonder 1845
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum varians Sonder)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Phillips 1995), South Australia (Womersley 1987), Tasmania (Womersley 1987), Victoria (Womersley 1987), Western Australia (Womersley 1987, Goldberg & Huisman 2004, Dixon et al. 2012).
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Verified by: 05 December 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 May 2019.