Sargassum tenue f. tranquebarense Grunow 1915
Sargassum tenue f. tranquebarense Grunow 1915: 374 ('tranquebarensis')
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum capillare var. tranquebarense (Grunow) P.Silva.
Type locality: Tranquebar, Tamil Nadu, India; (Silva & al. 1996: 662)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 27 March 2002 by Sandy Lawson.
Last updated: 23 September 2004
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2022