Sargassum squarrosum Greville 1849
Sargassum squarrosum Greville 1849: 254, pl. X : upper figs 1-4
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1849). Algae orientales:- Descriptions of new species belonging to the genus Sargassum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History Ser. 2, 3: 106-109, 216-219, 254-257, 503-506, Plate IV, IX, X, XI.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: eastern India; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: Robert Wight; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), rough or scurfy, with spreading processes.
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 August 2022