Sargassum rhizophorum Tseng & Lu
Sargassum rhizophorum Tseng & Lu 2002: 14, 18, 21, 22, figs 3, 11
Original publication: Tseng, C.K. & Lu Baoren (2002). Studies on the Biserrulic Sargassum of China: IV. The Series Plagiophyllae Tseng et Lu. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 11-33. La Jolla: California Sea Grant Programme.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Weizhou Island, Beihai City, Guangxi Province, China (Tseng & Lu Baoren 2002: 18). Holotype: Zhang Junfu and Xu Fali; 26 April 1955; growing on subtidal rocks. QD 55-1843 (Tseng & Lu Baoren 2002: 18). Notes: Isotype: AST 55-1836, collected by Zhang Junfu and Xu Fali, April 26, 1955, from Weizhou Island, Beihai City, Guangxi Province.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum rhizophorum Tseng & Lu)
Asia: China (Tseng & Lu Baoren 2002).
Source of synonymy
Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K., Eds (2002). Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Volume VIII. pp.xviii + 332 La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Sargassum&species=rhizophorum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Sargassum&Species=rhizophorum
Created: 17 September 2001 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 05 August 2005 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:58332