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Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Sargassum

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Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre la explanada rocosa del arrecife. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso..

Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

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Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre la explanada rocosa del arrecife. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso.
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Publication details
Sargassum turbinatum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh 1820: 41

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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Publication date: probably Jan-April 1820

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Basionym
Fucus turbinatus Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "in Americae rupibus marinis" [Jamaica] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 715). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Howe (1920: 591) for more information on the type locality of this species.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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Verified by: 12 October 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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