Sargassum carpophyllum J.Agardh 1848
Sargassum carpophyllum J.Agardh 1848: 304
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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.
Lectotype locality: Sri Lanka; (Silva & al. 1996: 662) Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Setchell (1935b: 7) for more information on the lectotype locality of this species.
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 May 2023