Sargassum horridulum 1874
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.
Type locality: Ovalau, Fiji (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Dr. E. Graeffe; (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat prickly.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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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