Sargassum scabridum Hooker f. & 1845
Sargassum scabridum Hooker f. & Harvey 1845: 522
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae Novae Zelandiae; being a catalogue of all of the species of algae yet recorded as inhabiting the shores of New Zealand, with characters and brief descriptions of the new species discovered during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror" and of others communicated to Sir W. Hooker by D. Sinclair, the Rev. Colenso, and M. Raoul. London Journal of Botany 4: 521-551.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: New Zealand: Bay of Islands (Index Nominum Algarum).
Subgenus Sargassum Section Sargassum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat rough.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum scabridum Hooker f. & Harvey)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Nelson & Phillips 1996, Mattio & Payri 2009, Harper & al. 2012), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013), Rangitahua/Kermadec Islands (Matteo & Payri 2010, Nelson 2013, Duffy & Ahyong 2015).
Cho, S.M., Lee, S.M., Ko, Y.D., Mattio, L. & Boo, S.M. (2012). Molecular systematic reassessment of Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) in Korea using four gene regions. Botanica Marina 55(5): 473-484.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 09 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 October 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2021.