Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry
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.
Created: 30 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2019.