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Sargassum notarisii Zanardini 1858

Publication details
Sargassum notarisii Zanardini 1858: 232

Published in: Zanardini, J.[=G.] (1858 '1857'). Plantarum in mari Rubro hucusque collectarum enumerato (juvante A. Figari). Memoirie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 7: 209-309, pls III-XIV.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Syntype localities: As Suways (Suez), Egypt; Al’Aqabah (Aqaba), Jordan (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 50). Type: Porter; (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 50).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum crispum var. notarisii (Zanadrini) Grunow 1915
Sargassum forsskalii var. notarisii (Zanardini) Papenfuss 1968

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus crispus Forsskål 1775
Fucus forsskalii Mertens 1819
Sargassum crispum C.Agardh 1824
Sargassum forsskalii Papenfuss 1968

Nomenclatural notes
See Silva, Basson & Moe (1996: 688) for an acocunt of the extraordinarily tangled nomenclatural history of this name. Nomenclatural stability has indeed a high price.

Habitat notes
In a floating raft composed of several Sargassum species (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (16 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum crispum C.Agardh)
Asia: Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

(as Sargassum notarisii Zanardini)
Africa: Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002), Somalia (Silva & al. 1996), Sudan (Osman & Mohammed 2016), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva & al. 1996).

Indian Ocean Islands: Andaman Islands (Silva & al. 1996).

Middle East: Red Sea (Einav & al. 2021).

South-west Asia: India (Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010).

(as Sargassum forsskalii Papenfuss)
Middle East: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968), Jordan (Papenfuss 1968), Saudi Arabia (Papenfuss 1968).

(as Sargassum forsskalii var. notarisii (Zanardini) Papenfuss)
Middle East: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968), Jordan (Papenfuss 1968).

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Krishnamurthy, V. & Ezhili, R. (2013). Phaeophyceae of India and neighbourhood Volume II The Fucales. pp. [i]-iv, 1-156, 31 figs, pls I-XLIX. Chennai: Krishnamurthy Institute of Algology.

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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