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Sargassum marginatum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Publication details
Sargassum marginatum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1848: 324

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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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 ilicifolium var. marginatum C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "In mari Indico" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 684).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Ilicifoliae

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), margined (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum ilicifolium var. marginatum C.Agardh 1820
Carpacanthus ilicifolius var. marginatus (C.Agardh) K├╝tzing 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Dixon, R.R.M. & Huisman, J.M. (2015). Fucales. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 245-275. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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