Sargassum acinarium (Linnaeus) Setchell 1933

Sargassum acinarium (Linnaeus) Setchell

Sargassum acinarium (Linnaeus) SetchellDLB5230: Adrift, Lee Stocking Island, Exuma Chain, Bahamas. Scale bar = 2.0 cm. - 09 December 2021. CC BY-NC 4.0

Publication Details
Sargassum acinarium (Linnaeus) Setchell 1933: 208, pl. 39

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.

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Publication date: "May 13, 1924"

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus acinarius Linnaeus

Type Information
Syntype localities: "Habitat in Italia & Oceano australiori"; (Linnaeus 1753: 1160) Notes: Silva , Basson & Moe (1996) recommmend consulting Setchell (1933: 209-210) for more information on the lectotype locality of this species.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), of berries or grapes; vessels or casks used for keeping grapes..

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 11 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 April 2022

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