Sargassum patens C.Agardh 1820
Sargassum patens C.Agardh 1820: 27
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: probably Jan-April 1820
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "in mari Japonico" (probably around Nagasaki port); (Yoshida et al. 2004: 94) Lectotype: Tilesius; May 1804; Herb. Agardh, LD; 2838 (Yoshida et al. 2004: 94)
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), spreading, outspread, diverging from the axis at almost 90 degrees (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 31 March 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2022