Sargassum turbinatum ( ) C.
Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh 1820: 41
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze
Fucus turbinatus Linnaeus
Type locality: "in Americae rupibus marinis" [Jamaica] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 715). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Howe (1920: 591) for more information on the type locality of this species.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 October 2012 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.