Sargassum vulgare f. ovatum Collins 1901
Sargassum polyceratium var. ovatum (Collins) W.R.Taylor en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas. Foto: Ángel Fernández.
Sargassum vulgare f. ovatum Collins 1901: 248
Published in: Collins, F.S. (1901). The algae of Jamaica. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 37: 229-270, 6 tables, no figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum polyceratium var. ovatum (Collins) W.R.Taylor
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Taylor, W.R. (1928). The marine algae of Florida with special reference to the Dry Tortugas. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 379: [i-] v, - 219, 3 figs, 7 tables, 37 plates.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2021.