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Sargassum alternato-pinnatum Yamada

Publication details
Sargassum alternato-pinnatum Yamada 1942: 559, figs 28, 29

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1942). [Notes on Sargassum from the southern parts of Japan, III]. Journal of Japanese Botany 18: 553-562. [in Japanese]

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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Malacocarpicae

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sargassum asymmetricum Yamada 1942

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Stiger, V., Horiguchi, T., Yoshida, T., Coleman, A.W. & Masuda, M. (2003). Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae), inferred from it ITS nrDNA, with an emphasis on the taxonomic revision of the genus. Phycological Research 51(1): 1-10.

Key references
Ajisaka, T., Noro, T., Trono, G.C., Jr, Chiang, Y.M. & Yoshida, T. (1994). Several Sargassum species (Subgenus Sargassum) in east Asia with furcately branching leaves. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 9-22.

Ajisaka, T., Noro, T., Trono, G.C., Jr, Chiang, Y.M. & Yoshida, T. (1994). Several Sargassum species (Subgenus Sargassum) in east Asia with furcately branching leaves. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 9-22.

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.

Yoshida, T. (1988). Japanese and Taiwanese species of Sargassum subgenus Sargassum. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 5-21.

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