Sargassum divaricatum Greville 1849
Sargassum divaricatum Greville 1849: 255, pl. X : lower left figs 1-4
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1849). Algae orientales:- Descriptions of new species belonging to the genus Sargassum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser. 2, 3: 106-109, 216-219, 254-257, 503-506, Plate IV, IX, X, XI.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: India; (Silva & al. 1996: 670)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 28 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2022