Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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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], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Fucus longifolius Turner
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.
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.
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 22 July 2019.