Sargassum cervicorne Greville 1849: 217, pl. IX: lower right figs. 1-6
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1849). Algae orientales:- Descriptions of new species belonging to the genus Sargassum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser. 2, 3: 106-109, 216-219, 254-257, 503-506, Plate IV, IX, X, XI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Sargassum Section Acanthocarpicae
Sargassum binderi var. cervicorne (Greville) Grunow 1915
According to Silva et al. (1996: 663) the name Sargassum binderi has been misapplied to this species by J. Agardh (1848b: 328, in part).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: India (Greville 1849: 663). Holotype: Wright; E Notes: Type in E.
Source of current name
Tseng, C.K. & Baoren, L (1995). Studies on the glomerulate Sargassum of China: II. The species group Swartzia. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 75-92. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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