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Sargassum concinnum Greville ex J.Agardh 1848

Publication details
Sargassum concinnum Greville ex J.Agardh 1848: 333 (as 'concinuum' )

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, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Hab. in mari Indico; ex oris Hindostaniae (Wigt [Robert Wight], in Hb. Hookeri sub n:o 234!) (Agardh 1848: 333). Notes: The type should be in Herbarium Hookerianum (BM-K).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, elegant, harmonious, skilfully put together (Tilmann & al. 2014).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum concinnum Greville ex J.Agardh)
Middle East: Red Sea (Einav & al. 2021).

South-west Asia: India (Silva & al. 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014).

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-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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