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Sargassum virescens Figari & De Notaris

Publication details
Sargassum virescens Figari & De Notaris 1853: 151

Published in: Figari, A. & De Notaris, G. (1853). Nuovi materiali per l'algologia del mar Rosso. Memorie della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino Ser. 2, 13 (Cl. Sc. Fis. e Mat.): 133-169, 1 plate.

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.

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming green (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 November 2018.

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