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Sargassum megalocystum C.K.Tseng & B.Lu

Publication details
Sargassum megalocystum C.K.Tseng & B.Lu 1997: 489, fig. 4a, b, c, pl. 1: 4

Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1997). Studies on the Chinese Sargassum VIII. Four new species in the Series Platycarpae of Glomerulate Sargassum. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 28(5): 483-492.

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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Tseng, C.K. & Lu Baoren (1997). Studies on the glomerulate Sargassum of China: IV. Series of Platycarpae. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.6, pp. 9-25. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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