Sargassum tortile var. macracanthum (Kützing) Grunow 1915
Sargassum tortile var. macracanthum (Kützing) Grunow 1915: 344
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum siliquastrum (Mertens ex Turner) C.Agardh.
Halochloa macracantha Kützing
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), twisted, winding, spiral (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 November 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 November 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022