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Sargassum cinctum var. lanceolatum Grunow

Publication details
Sargassum cinctum var. lanceolatum Grunow in Askenasy 1888: 28 ('lanceolata')

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 odontocarpum var. lanceolatum (Grunow) P.C.Silva

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), encircled, girdled, enclosed (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Nom. nov. (Silva et al. 1996). - (11 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: India [Sargassum lanceolatum Greville] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 690).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Created: 29 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 August 2010 by Wendy 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 16 February 2019.

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