Sargassum turneri (Kützing)
Sargassum turneri (Kützing) Kuntze 1880: 228
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1880). Revision von Sargassum und das sogennante Sargasso-Meer. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 1: 191-239, pls I, II.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum subrepandum var. [rueppellii] f. turneri (Kützing) Grunow
Carpacanthus turneri Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
John et al. (2004) cite the authority for this species as (Kütz.) Mont.
John et al. (2004) cite Treptacantha turneri Kütz. as a synonym of this species. They also note that " Silva et al. (1996) in the Indian Ocean checklist of benthic marine algae place Sargassum turneri (Kütz.) Kuntze in the synomy of Sargassum subrepandum (Forssk.) C. Agardh var. rueppelii f. turneri (Kütz.) Grunow, also stating that the current status of 'Sargassum turneri (Kütz.) Mont.' needs to be investigated."
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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.