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Sargassum longicaulis Tseng & Lu

Publication details
Sargassum longicaulis Tseng & Lu 1994: 269, fig. 4, pl. 1: 2

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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Malacocarpicae

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Xuwen, China (Tseng & Lu 1992: 9). Notes: Tseng & Lu (1992: 9) give the following data: growing in lower intertidal pools, Xuwen county (AST 55-1434, 55-1458), Haifeng (AST 56-3200, 56-3256, 56-3328), all Guangdong, in March.

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Source of current name
Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1992). Studies on the malacocarpic Sargassum of China I. Fruticuliferae J. Agardh. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds withh reference to some Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 5-10. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

Key references
Phillips, N. (1995). Biogeography of Sargassum (Phaeophyta) in the Pacific basin. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 107-145. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1992). Studies on the malacocarpic Sargassum of China I. Fruticuliferae J. Agardh. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds withh reference to some Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 5-10. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

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