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Sargassum montagnei Bailey 1851

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Sargassum


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Sargassum montagnei Bailey
Sargassum filipendula var. montagnei: a. filoides; b. rama ; c. receptáculos; d. vesículas; e. cauloides. Esquema: Lourdes Moreira.


Trachelomonas volvocina var. pustulosa Playfair

Sargassum filipendula var. montagnei (Bailey) Grunow Sargassum filipendula var. montagnei: a. filoides; b. rama ; c. receptáculos; d. vesículas; e. cauloides. Esquema: Lourdes Moreira

Publication details
Sargassum montagnei Bailey in Harvey 1851: 58, pl. 1 A

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1851). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of North America. Part I. Melanospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 3(4): 1-150, pls I-XII.
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Publication date: 10 November-31 December 1851

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum filipendula var. montagnei (Bailey) Grunow

Named for Jean Pierre François Camille Montagne (1784-1866).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Grunow, A. (1916). Additamenta ad cognitionem Sargassorum. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 66: 1-48, 136-185.

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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