Sargassum ilicifolium f. benkulense
Sargassum ilicifolium f. benkulense Grunow 1915: 407 (as 'benkulensis' )
Published in: Grunow, A. (1915). Additamenta ad cognitionem Sargassorum. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Möniglichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 65: 329-448.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) the name Sargassum microcystum has been misapplied to this species by Martens (1868: 26, 72-73 - Sumatra record).
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Pulau Tikus, near Bengkulu, Sumatra; Philippine Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 678).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum ilicifolium f. benkulense Grunow)
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014), Philippines (Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014).
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 26 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 March 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 January 2020.