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Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Sargassum

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Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
South Afrrica. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
KwaZulu-Natal. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Leptosomia rosea (Harvey) Womersley

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry

Publication details
Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh 1820: 17

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing

Basionym
Fucus longifolius Turner

Type information
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 30 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 23 March 2019.

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