Sargassum prismaticum V.D.Chauhan 1965

Publication Details
Sargassum prismaticum V.D.Chauhan 1965: 226-227, pls. I, II

Published in: Chauhan, V.D. (1965). On a new species of Sargassum from Porbandar (India). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 6: 226-227, 2 pls.

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: Porbandar, Gujarat, India; (Silva & al. 1996: 697)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), prism-shaped.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 02 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 July 2008

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