Sargassum pusillum W.R.Taylor 1975
Sargassum pusillum W.R.Taylor a. rama; b. cauloide; c. vesículas; d. filoides. Esquema: Lourdes Moreira.
Sargassum pusillum W.R.Taylor 1975: 73, figs 1, 2
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1975). A pelagic Sargassum from the western Atlantic. Contr Univ Mich Herb 11: 73-75.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Kilar, J.A., Hanisak, M.D. & Yoshida, T. (1992). On the expression of phenotypic variability: why is Sargassum so taxonomically difficult?. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 95-117. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
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