Sargassum weizhounse C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 2002

Publication Details
Sargassum weizhounse C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 2002: 135-138, figs 1-5

Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (2002). Some new species and records of Sargassum (Sargassaceae, Phaeophyta) from the China Sea. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 135-148. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.

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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.

Type Information
Type locality: Weizhou Island, Guangxi Province, China; (Tseng & Lu 2002: 137) Holotype: Zhang Junfu and Xu Fali; 26 April 1955; Growing on subtidal rocks, 1-2 m under water; QD; 55-1828 (Tseng & Lu 2002: 137, 138)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 August 2001 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 01 December 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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