Sargassum pinnatifidum 1860
Sargassum pinnatifidum Harvey 1860: 327
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1860). Characters of new algae, chiefly from Japan and adjacent regions, collected by Charles Wright in the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Captain James Rodgers. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 4: 327-335.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Loo Choo Islands" [Okinawa Prefecture, Japan] (Harvey 1860: 327). Holotype: C. Wright; 1853-1856; TCD. herb. Harvey (Yoshida et al. 2004: 99).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum pinnatifidum Harvey)
Asia: China (Tseng & Lu 2000, Liu 2008), Hong Kong (Setchell 1931), Japan (Okamura 1936, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Yoshida et al. 2004, Shimabukuro et al. 2008, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986, Lee & Kang 2001, Oak 2010).
Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp.  5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Oak, J.H. (2010). Fucales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 2. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ishigeales, Dictyotales, Desmarestiales, Sphacelariales, Cutleriales, Ralfisales, Laminariales. (Anon. Eds), pp. 111-172. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Yoshida, T., Ajiksaka, T., Noro, T. & Horiguchi, T. (2004). Species of the Genus Sargassum Subgenus Schizophycus. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.9, pp. 93-106.
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Shimabukuro, H., Terada, R., Noro, T. & Yoshida, T. (2008). Taxonomic study of two Sargassum species (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) from the Ryukyu Islands, southern Japan: Sargassum ryukyuense sp. nov. and Sargassum pinnatifidum Harvey. Botanica Marina 51: 26-34.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2021.