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.
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 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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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 16 February 2019.