Sargassum acinaria var. assabiense
Sargassum acinaria var. assabiense Grunow in Piccone 1884: 305 (as 'assabiensis' )
Published in: Piccone, A. (1884). Contribuzioni all'algologia Eritrea. Nuovo Giornale Botanico Italiano 16: 281-332, pls VII-IX.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum vaysierianum var. assabiense (Grunow) Grunow
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.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bay of Assab, Eritrea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 705).
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 03 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 August 2012 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 26 March 2019.