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Sargassum pergracile Greville, nom. inval.

Publication details
Sargassum pergracile Greville 1849: 108, 109, pl. IV: lower right figs 5, 6, nom. inval.

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1849). Algae orientales:- Descriptions of new species belonging to the genus Sargassum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser. 2, 3: 106-109, 216-219, 254-257, 503-506, Plate IV, IX, X, XI.

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 brevifolium var. pergracile Grunow

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: provisional name (fide INA). - (24 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

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Source of current name
Grunow, A. (1915). Additamenta ad cognitionem Sargassorum. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Möniglichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 65: 329-448.

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

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2019.

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