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Carpacanthus cinctus (J.Agardh) G.Martens 1866

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Carpacanthus


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Carpacanthus cinctus (J.Agardh) G.Martens
Okha, Devbhumi Dwaraka District, Gujarat, 361350, India. 29 Jun 2021. Haresh S. Kalasariya; Virendra Yadav; Elsayed Fathi Abd_Allah. © Haresh Kalasariya (hareshahir22@gmail.com).


Tetraselmis cordiformis (H.J.Carter) F.Stein

Sargassum cinctum J.Agardh Okha, Devbhumi Dwaraka District, Gujarat, 361350, India
© Haresh Kalasariya (hareshahir22@gmail.com)

Publication details
Carpacanthus cinctus (J.Agardh) G.Martens 1866: 78

Published in: Martens, G. von (1868 '1866'). Die Tange. Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen Quellen. Botanischer Theil. pp. 1-152, pls I-VII. Berlin: Verlag de Königlichen Geheimen Ober-Hofbuchdruckerei (R.Y. Decker).
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Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum cinctum J.Agardh

Sargassum cinctum J.Agardh

Type information
Syntype localities: "ad littora Hindostaniae";, "Souliperon", (Ceylon) (Silva & al. 1996: 663). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting G. Martens (1868: 79) for more information on the syntype localities of this species. Souliperon (Ceylon), Indonesia; Syntypes: LD2569, 2570 (Mattio et al., 2015).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), encircled, girdled, enclosed (Stearn 1973).

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.

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