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Sargassum johnstonii f. gracile Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Sargassum johnstonii f. gracile Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 738, pl. 21: fig 76

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). New marine algae from the Gulf of California. Proceeding of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 12: 695-949, 77 plates.
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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.

Basionym
Sargassum johnstonii Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Georges Island, Sonora, Mexico (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 681). Type: Ivan M. Johnston (No. 71); April; Herb. Calif. Uni Sci. 1341 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 737).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Johnstonii

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum johnstonii f. laxius Setchell & Gardner 1924

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Guaymas, Mexico (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 738). Type: Marchant (no.28a); Cast ashore. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 738).

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Key references
Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

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