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Sargassum vulgare f. ovatum Collins 1901

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Sargassum

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Sargassum vulgare f. ovatum Collins
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas. Foto: Ángel Fernández..

 

Sargassum polyceratium var. ovatum (Collins) W.R.Taylor en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas. Foto: Ángel Fernández.
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Publication details
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.
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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 polyceratium var. ovatum (Collins) W.R.Taylor

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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, [1]- 219, 3 figs, 7 tables, 37 plates.

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