Sargassum acanthocarpum 1836
Sargassum acanthocarpum Suhr 1836: 337-338, pl. III: fig. 23
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum lacerifolium (Turner) C.Agardh
Type locality: "Neuholland" (possibly Western Australia) (Silva & al. 1996: 682).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley (1987: 438) cites this as Sargassum acanthicarpum Suhr 1836.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. -484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
Created: 27 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 July 2005 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 28 September 2021.