Sargassum vestitum (R. ex Turner) C. 1820
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], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: probably Jan-April 1820
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus vestitus R.Brown ex Turner
Type locality: Kent Is, Bass Strait (Womersley 1987: 434). Lectotype: R. Brown; BM (Womersley 1987: 434).
Subgenus Bactrophycus J. Agardh Section Halochloa (Kützing) Endlicher
Sargassum rhyncophorum J.Agardh 1889
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Phillips 1995), South Australia (Womersley 1987, Dixon et al. 2012), Tasmania (Womersley 1987), Victoria (Womersley 1987).
Source of current name
Dixon, R.R.M., Matteo, L., Huisman, J.M., Payri, C.E., Bolton, J.J. & Gurgel, F.D. (2014). North meets south - Taxonomic and biogeographic implications of a phylogenetic assessment of Sargassum subgenera Arthrophycus and Bactrophycus (Fucales, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 53(1): 15-22.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Phillips, N. (1995). Biogeography of Sargassum (Phaeophyta) in the Pacific basin. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 107-145. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. -484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
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Verified by: 18 March 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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May, D.I. & Clayton, M.N. (1991). Oogenesis, the formation of oogonial stalks and fertilization in Sargassum vestitum (Fucales, Phaeophyta) from Southern Australia. Phycologia 30: 243-256.
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