Sargassum herbaceum Kützing 1849
Sargassum herbaceum Kützing 1849: 607
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Kh(alineover)rk (Karek) Island, Iran (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 49).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), herbaceous, not woody.
Carpacanthus herbaceus (Kützing) G.Martens 1866
In a floating raft composed of several Sargassum species (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (16 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.
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Verified by: 16 June 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.