Sargassum quinhonense Nguyen Huu Dai 2002
Sargassum quinhonense Nguyen Huu Dai 2002: 109, figs 7-9
Published in: Nguyen Huu Dai (2002). Three new species of Sargassum (Sargassaceae, Fucales) from Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 103-112. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Ganh Rang, Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh Province, Vietnam (Nguyen Huu Dai 2002: 109). Holotype: Nguyen Huu Dai; 10 April 1983; Growing on subtidal rocks, in areas of strong waves. Herbarium of the Institute of Oceanography, Nha Trang 83243 (Nguyen Huu Dai 2002: 109).
Subgenus Sargassum Section Ilicifoliae
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Stiger et al. (2000: 256, 258) note that their results based on ITS-2 sequences comparisons showed that S mcclurei and S. quinhonense presented little divergence in ITS-2 sequences. In spite of this similarity, they assume that these are two distinct species. See note for S. phyllocystum.
In section Ilicifoliae (formerly in section Phyllocystae). - (9 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K., Eds (2002). Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Volume VIII. pp.xviii + 332 La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
Mattio, L., Payri, C.E., Verlaque, M. & De Reviers, B. (2010). Taxonomic revision of Sargassum sect. Acanthocarpicae (Fucales, Phaeophyceae). Taxon 59(3): 896-904.
Stiger, V., Horiguchi, T., Yoshida, T., Coleman, A.W. & Masuda, M. (2000). Phylogenetic relationships of Sargassum (Sargassaceae, Phaeophyceae) with reference to a taxonomic revision of the section Phyllocystae based on ITS-2 nrDNA sequences. Phycological Research 48: 251-260.
Stiger, V., Horiguchi, T., Yoshida, T., Coleman, A.W. & Masuda, M. (2003). Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae), inferred from it ITS nrDNA, with an emphasis on the taxonomic revision of the genus. Phycological Research 51(1): 1-10.
Yoshida, T., Stiger, V., Ajisaka, T. & Noro, T. (2002). A molecular study of section-level classification of Sargassum subgenus Bactrophycus (Sargassaceae, Phaeophyta). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 89-94. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.
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