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Sargassum trichophyllum (Kützing) Kuntze

Publication details
Sargassum trichophyllum (Kützing) Kuntze 1880: 228

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1880). Revision von Sargassum und das sogennante Sargasso-Meer. Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 1: 191-239, pls I, II.
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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
Carpacanthus trichophyllus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Japan Type: L 937.71.691 (Yoshida 1998: 410).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Bactrophycus Section Halochloa

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaves divided into hair-like segments.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Carpacanthus trichophyllus Kützing 1843
Sargassum scoparium var. trichophyllum (Kützing) Grunow 1915

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Stiger, V., Horiguchi, T., Yoshida, T., Coleman, A.W. & Masuda, M. (2003). Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae), inferred from it ITS nrDNA, with an emphasis on the taxonomic revision of the genus. Phycological Research 51(1): 1-10.

Key references
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.

Tseng, C.K., Yoshida, T. & Chiang, Y.M. (1985). East Asiatic species of Sargassum subgenus Bactrophycus J.Agardh (Sargassaceae, Fucales), with keys to the sections and species. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 1-14. California Sea Grant Program.

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