Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1820

Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh

Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.AgardhKangaroo Island, South Australia - 20 October 2009. M.D. Guiry (

Publication Details
Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1820: 24

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus vestitus R.Brown ex Turner

Type Information
Type locality: Kent Is, Bass Strait; (Womersley 1987: 434) Lectotype: R. Brown; BM; (Womersley 1987: 434)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 21 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi.

Last updated: 18 March 2014

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 March 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 August 2022

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