Sargassum cinctum var. diotis
Sargassum cinctum var. diotis Grunow in Piccone 1886: 46
Published in: Piccone, A. (1886). Alghe del viaggio di circumnavigazione della Vettor Pisani. pp. -97, 2 pls. Genova [Genoa]: Tipografia del Reale Istituto Sordo-Muti.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum marginatum var. diotis (Grunow) Grunow
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), encircled, girdled, enclosed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Colombo, Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 685).
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.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 28 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 August 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2019.