Sargassum leptopodum Sonder
Sargassum leptopodum Sonder 1871: 44
Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1871). Die Algen des tropischen Australiens. Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften herausgegeben von dem Naturwissenschaftlichen Verein in Hamburg 5(2): 33-74, pls I-VI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Rockingham Bay [Cardwell], Queensland, Australia (Sonder 1871: 44). Type: MEL 691100 (Kraft 2009: 281).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum leptopodum Sonder)
Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Lewis 1985, Kraft 2009), Norfolk Island (Lewis 1985, Kraft 2009), Queensland (Lewis 1985, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010).
Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.
Created: 17 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2019.