Sargassum flindersii 2004
Sargassum flindersii Womersley 2004: 205, 206
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (2004). Additions to the marine algal flora of southern Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 128: 205-212.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassopsis kendrickii (N.A.Goldberg & Huisman) R.R.M.Dixon & Huisman
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "The Hotspot", west of Flinders Island, S. Australia, Australia (Womersley 2004: 205). Holotype: 2l.vi.l988; 32 m deep. AD A59294 (Womersley 2004: 205).
Source of current name
Dixon, R.R.M., Huisman, J.M., Buchanan, J., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Spencer, P. (2012). A morphological and molecular study of austral Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) supports the recognition of Phyllotricha at genus level, with further additions to the genus Sargassopsis. Journal of Phycology 48(5): 1119-1129.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 August 2020.