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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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 24 April 2019.