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Sargassum brevifolium var. pergracile Grunow

Publication details
Sargassum brevifolium var. pergracile Grunow 1915: 442 (as 'pergracilis' )

Published in: Grunow, A. (1915). Additamenta ad cognitionem Sargassorum. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Möniglichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 65: 329-448.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Sargassum pergracile Greville

Type information
Type locality: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 696).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum pergracile Greville 1849

Nomenclatural notes
The intended basionym Sargassum pergracile Greville, q.v., was an invalid name. Grunow's combination can be treated as a new name. - (24 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumspection of Sargassum polycystum but has not yet been formally transferred or reduced to synonymy. - (24 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 31 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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