Sargassum ilicifolium (Turner) C.Agardh 1820

Sargassum ilicifolium (Turner) C.Agardh

Sargassum ilicifolium (Turner) C.AgardhShoalwater Bay, south of Perth, Western Australia - 25 May 2011. John Huisman (

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Sargassum ilicifolium (Turner) C.Agardh 1820: 11

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], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Publication date: probably Jan-April 1820

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sargassum is Sargassum bacciferum (Turner) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus ilicifolius Turner

Type Information
Type locality: Sunda Strait, Indonesia; (Silva & al. 1996: 676) Holotype: BM; 562953 (Mattio et al. 2009: 1224) Notes: Collector: Mr. George Watts (INA).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Section Ilicifoliae (type: S. ilicifolium): description emended by Matteo et al. (2010: 901).

Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 04 March 2021

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