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Sargassum persicum Kützing 1849

Publication details
Sargassum persicum Kützing 1849: 610

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

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
Type locality: Karek (Kharg) Island, Iran (Silva & al. 1996: 693).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum persicum Kützing)
Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva & al. 1996).

Middle East: Iran (Silva & al. 1996, Kokabi & Yousefzadi 2015).

South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014), India (Silva & al. 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015), Pakistan (Silva & al. 1996).

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.

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