Sargassum setifolium ( )
Sargassum setifolium (Grunow) Setchell 1937: 143, pl. 28: figs 11, 12; pl. 32: figs 58, 59
Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1937). The Templeton Crocker Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences, 1932. No. 34. Report on the Sargassums. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4 22: 127-158, pls 28-33.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaves covered with bristles.
Sargassum galapagense var. setifolium Grunow 1886
This is a marine species.
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.
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