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Sargassum tenue var. koenigii Grunow

Publication details
Sargassum tenue var. koenigii Grunow 1915: 375

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum capillare var. koenigii (Grunow) P.C.Silva

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: near Tranquebar, Tamil Nadu, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 662).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.

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