Sargassum leizhouense C.K.Tseng & B.Lu
Sargassum leizhouense C.K.Tseng & B.Lu 1994: 527, fig. 6, pl. II : 2
Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1994). Studies on the Chinese Sargassum V. Six new species in the Series Siliquosae. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 25(5): 521-531, 2 pls.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Sargassum Section Malacocarpicae
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Naozhou Island, Guangdong, China (Tseng & Lu Baoren 1992: 33). Notes: Tseng & Lu (1992: 33) give the following data: growing on lower intertidal and subtidal rocks; in April to May (AST 87-1030, 87-1068, 87-1358a, 87-1364, 87-1387, 87-1388, 73-0538, 86-1244, 86-1256).
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.
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 Baoren (1992). Studies on the malacocarpic Sargassum of China II. Racemosae J. Agardh. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 11-34. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.
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