Sargassum baccularia (Mertens) C.Agardh 1824

Publication Details
Sargassum baccularia (Mertens) C.Agardh 1824: 304

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

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Publication date: probably September 1824

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 baccularia Mertens

Type Information
Type locality: not specified ("Ad Novam Hollandiam" ); (Silva & al. 1996: 659) Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommmend consulting C. Agardh (1824: 304) for more information on the type locality of this species. According to Tseng & Lu (1992: 17) the type locality is Singapore.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 28 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 04 March 2021

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