Sargassum acinaria f. obockianum
Sargassum acinaria f. obockianum Grunow in Bornet 1888: 19 (as 'obockiana' )
Published in: Bornet, É. (1888). Algues du voyage au golfe de Tadjoura recueillies par M.L. Faurot. Journal de Botanique (Morot) 2: 17-20.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of berries or grapes; vessels or casks used for keeping grapes; also a substantative derived from the pre-Linnaean genus Acinaria.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996: 702) this taxon is possibly referable to Sargassum swartzii.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Obock, Djibouti (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 702).
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 02 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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Michael 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 19 February 2019.