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Sargassum tortile f. macrocarpum (C.Agardh) Yendo

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

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Sargassum tortile f. macrocarpum (C.Agardh) Yendo
Kominato, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

 

Callophyllis flabellulata Harvey

Sargassum macrocarpum C.Agardh Kominato, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
© Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp)

Publication details
Sargassum tortile f. macrocarpum (C.Agardh) Yendo 1905: 156

Published in: Yendo, K. (1905). [Preliminary list of Japanese Fucaceae]. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 19: 149-161.
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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 Sargassum macrocarpum C.Agardh

Basionym
Sargassum macrocarpum C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "ex Japonia" Type: herb. alg. Agardh, LD 2903 (Yoshida 1998: 391).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twisted, winding, spiral (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

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

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.

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