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Sargassum albemarlense W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Sargassum albemarlense W.R.Taylor 1945: 118, pl. 27

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pta. Albemarle, Isla Isabela, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 118-119). Holotype: W.R. Taylor No. 34-105; 12 Jan. 1934; Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 118-119). Notes: Drifted ashore on Pta. Albemarle.

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Key references
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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2019.

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