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Sargassum weizhounse C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen

Publication details
Sargassum weizhounse C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 2002: 135-138, figs 1-5

Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (2002). Some new species and records of Sargassum (Sargassaceae, Phaeophyta) from the China Sea. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 135-148. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Weizhou Island, Guangxi Province, China (Tseng & Lu 2002: 137). Holotype: Zhang Junfu and Xu Fali; 26 April 1955; Growing on subtidal rocks, 1-2 m under water. QD 55-1828 (Tseng & Lu 2002: 137, 138).

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Key references
Ajisaka, T., Tseng, C.K., Lu Baoren, Nguyen Huu Dai & Yoshida, T. (2002). Sargassum specimens with bulbous structures from China, Vietnam and Bahrain. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 113-134. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.

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