Sargassum tortile var. macracanthum (Kützing)
Sargassum tortile var. macracanthum (Kützing) Grunow 1915: 344
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum siliquastrum (Mertens ex Turner) C.Agardh
Halochloa macracantha Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twisted, winding, spiral (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
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.