Sargassum stolonifolium S.-M.Phang & T.Yoshida 1997

Publication Details
Sargassum stolonifolium S.-M.Phang & T.Yoshida 1997: 63, figs 2-9

Published in: Phang, S.-M. & Yoshida, T. (1997). Sargassum stolonifolium Phang et Yoshida sp. nov. from Penang Island, Peninsular Malaysia. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.6, pp. 61-73. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum plagiophyllum C.Agardh.

Type Information
Type locality: Batu Ferringhi Beach, Penang Island; (Phang & Yoshida 1997: 63) Holotype: Liung Cheing Poh; 10 June 1994; Growing on the surface of lower intertidal rocks; at the exposed shore; SAP; 062135 (Phang & Yoshida 1997: 63) Notes: Type locality: Batu Ferringhi on Pinang Island (Ajisaka 2002: 82). Phang & Yoshida 1997: 63 note: Holotype: Male (PSM 1329) ; Other specimens from Penang Island examined: July 11, 1995, females PSM 1661; July 11, 1995, females PSM 1653, 1655, 1659, 1661, 1664, 1667 and 1670 and males PSM 1652, 1556 and 1675: October 25, 1995, males PSM 1689, 1692, 1697, 2064, 2067, 2072, 2077, 2085 and 2091; March 20, 1996, males PSM 2068. 2103 and 2111: July 11, 1995, nonfertile plants PSM 1642, 1646, 1648, 1668, 1677, 1970 and 1975.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 May 2015

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 May 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022

 
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