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Sargassum tenue var. fuscescens Grunow

Publication details
Sargassum tenue var. fuscescens Grunow 1915: 373

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996: 662) this taxon, whaich apparently lies within the circumspection of Sargassum capillare, has not been cited subsequent to its proposal.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Sunda Strait, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 662).

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Created: 27 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2019.

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