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Sargassum wenchangense C.K.Tseng & Lu Baoren

Publication details
Sargassum wenchangense C.K.Tseng & Lu Baoren 1995: 523, fig. 3; pl. 1: 3

Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu Baoren (1995). Studies on the Chinese Sargassum VI. Four new species in the species group of Glomerulate Sargassum. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 26(5): 520-526, 4 figs.

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 Acanthocarpicae

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Wenchang, China (Tseng & Baoren 1995: 90). Type: Growing on lower intertidal and subtidal rocks. QD (Tseng & Baoren 1995: 90). Notes: Hainan Province: Wenchang in June to July (AST 58-5962, 58-5969, 58-6022, 57-6781).

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Key references
Tseng, C.K. & Baoren, L (1995). Studies on the glomerulate Sargassum of China: II. The species group Swartzia. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 75-92. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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