Sargassum boveanum J. 1848
Sargassum boveanum J.Agardh 1848: 333
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva & al. 1996: 660).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Sargassum boveanum J.Agardh)
Arabic: Qunbar al-ma (F.A.O. 1997).
English: Cattle sargassum weed (F.A.O. 1997).
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Krishnamurthy, V. & Ezhili, R. (2013). Phaeophyceae of India and neighbourhood Volume II The Fucales. pp. [i]-iv, 1-156, 31 figs, pls I-XLIX. Chennai: Krishnamurthy Institute of Algology.
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