Sargassum kjellmanianum f. muticum Yendo 1907

Sargassum muticum (Yendo) Fensholt

Sargassum muticum (Yendo) FensholtSotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Base of frondHideki Haga (

Publication Details
Sargassum kjellmanianum f. muticum Yendo 1907: 104 (as 'muticus')

Published in: Yendo, K. (1907). The Fucaceae of Japan. Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University 21(Article 12): 1-174, folded table, pls I- XVIII plates.

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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum muticum (Yendo) Fensholt.

Type Information
Type locality: Izumo, Prov. Kii, Honshu, Japan; (Yoshida 1978: 122) Lectotype: April 1902; TI; (Yoshida 1978: 122, 123)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 24 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 August 2022

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