Sargassum horridulum Grunow 1874: 27
Published in: Grunow, A. (1874). Algen der Fidschi-, Tonga- und Samoa-Inseln, gesammelt von Dr. E. Graeffe> Erste Folge: Phaeosporeae, Fucoideae und Florideae. Journal des Museum Godeffroy 3: 23-50.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat prickly.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ovalau, Fiji (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Dr. E. Graeffe; (Silva 1996-to date
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.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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