Sargassum ligulatum C.
Sargassum ligulatum C.Agardh Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
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Sargassum ligulatum C.Agardh 1824: 297
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Sargassum Section Binderianae
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ligulate (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 683). Type: Herbarium Agardh, Lund No. 2405 (Noro, Ajisaka & Yoshida 1994: 26).
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Dixon, R.R.M. & Huisman, J.M. (2015). Fucales. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 245-275. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Noro, T., Ajisaka, T. & Yoshida, T. (1994). Species of Sargassum subgenus Sargassum (Fucales) with compressed primary branches. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 23-31. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
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