Sargassum hawaiiense Doty & Newhouse 1966

Publication Details
Sargassum hawaiiense Doty & Newhouse 1966: 144, fig. 4 (as 'hawaiiensis')

Published in: Doty, M.S. & Newhouse, J. (1966). Three new species of the Phaeophyta from Hawaii. Occasional Papers Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum 23: 139-146.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Off Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii; (Magruder 1988: 71) Type: BISH; 499798 (Doty No. 19134) (Magruder 1988: 71)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 May 2010

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 May 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 19 August 2022

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