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Sargassum boveanum var. aterrimum Grunow

Publication details
Sargassum boveanum var. aterrimum Grunow 1884: 306 ('aterrima')

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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bay of Assab, Eritrea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 661).

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.

(as Sargassum boveanum var. aterrimum Grunow)
South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014), Iran (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Kuwait (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Qatar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Saudi Arabia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Created: 27 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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 February 2019.

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