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Sargassum vaysierianum var. assarkense Grunow 1888

Publication details
Sargassum vaysierianum var. assarkense Grunow in De Toni & Paoletti 1888: 73 (as 'assarkensis' )

Published in: De Toni, G.B. & Paoletti, G. (1888). Spigolature per la flora di Massaua e di Suakim. Bollettino della Società Veneto-Trentina di Scienze Naturale 4: 64-76.

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
Lectotype locality: Assarka Islet, Eritrea (Silva & al. 1996: 706). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Papenfuss (1968c: 60) for more information on the lectotype locality of this species.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum vaysierianum var. scaraense Grunow 1889
Sargassum vaysierianum f. scaraense (Grunow) Grunow 1915

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum vaysierianum var. assarkense Grunow)
Africa: Ethiopia (Papenfuss 1968), Somalia (Silva & al. 1996), Sudan (Papenfuss 1968, Osman & Mohammed 2016).

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.

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