Sargassum giganteifolium Yamada in Okamura 1925: 105, pl. CCXXX
Published in: Okamura, K. (1925). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. V pp. 69-116, Plates CCXVI-CCXXX. Tokyo: published by the author.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Subgenus Bactrophycus Section Halochloa
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Enoshima, Kanagawa Prefecture and Futomi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan Type: herb. Yendo, TI (Yoshida 1998: 385).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum giganteifolium Yamada)
Asia: Japan (Okamura 1936, Segawa 1981, Tseng, Yoshida & Chiang 1985, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Phillips 1995, Yoshida 1998, Stiger et al. 2004, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015, Titlyanov et al. 2019), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986, Lee & Kang 2001), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).
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.
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.
Tseng, C.K., Yoshida, T. & Chiang, Y.M. (1985). East Asiatic species of Sargassum subgenus Bactrophycus J.Agardh (Sargassaceae, Fucales), with keys to the sections and species. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 1-14. California Sea Grant Program.
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