Sargassum vachellianum Greville 1848: 204. pl. 4
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Sargassum Section Zygocarpicae
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Macao, China (Tseng & Lu 1988: 52).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum vachellianum Greville)
Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Tseng & Lu 1988, Phillips 1995, Tseng & Lu 2000, Wang 2012), Hong Kong (Setchell 1931, Tseng & Lu 1988), Taiwan (Anon. 2012).
Source of synonymy
Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1988). Studies on Chinese species of zygocarpic Sargassum. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 23-54. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
Ajisaka, T., Noro, T. & Yoshida, T. (1995). Zygocarpic Sargassum species (subgenus Sargassum) from Japan. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 11-44. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
Phillips, N. (1995). Biogeography of Sargassum (Phaeophyta) in the Pacific basin. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 107-145. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Sargassum&species=vachellianum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Sargassum&Species=vachellianum
Created: 07 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 January 2006 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:65474