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Sargassum polyporum Montagne

Publication details
Sargassum polyporum Montagne 1842: 250

Published in: Montagne, C. (1842). Troisième centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Décades V, VI, VII et VIII. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 241-282, pl. 7.
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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.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Sargassum Section Malacocarpicae

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Macao (Tseng & Lu 1992: 7). Type: Gaudichaud; Herbarium of Montagne, Paris (Tseng & Lu 1992: 7).

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Source of current name
Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1992). Studies on the malacocarpic Sargassum of China I. Fruticuliferae J. Agardh. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds withh reference to some Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 5-10. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

Key references
Ajisaka, T. (1992). Notes on two "look-alike" species between east and west: Sargassum polyporum Montagne from Ryukyu Islands in Japan and Sargbassum polyceratium Montagne from the Caribbean Sea. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 133-137. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

Ajisaka, T., Noro, T., Trono, G.C., Jr, Chiang, Y.M. & Yoshida, T. (1994). Several Sargassum species (Subgenus Sargassum) in east Asia with furcately branching leaves. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 9-22.

De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Kilar, J.A., Ajisaka, T., Yoshida, T. & Hanisak, M.D. (1992). A comparative study of Sargassum polyporum from the Ryukyu Islands (Japan) and Sargassum polyceratium from the Florida Keys (United States). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 119-132. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

Noro, T. & Abbott, I.A. (1994). A tentative identification of some specimens of Sargassum from the tropical south Pacific. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 33-34. California Sea Grant College, University of California.

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.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (1992). Studies on the malacocarpic Sargassum of China I. Fruticuliferae J. Agardh. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds withh reference to some Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 5-10. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

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References
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Ajisaka, T. (1992). Notes on two "look-alike" species between east and west: Sargassum polyporum Montagne from Ryukyu Islands in Japan and Sargbassum polyceratium Montagne from the Caribbean Sea. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 133-137. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.
Kilar, J.A., Ajisaka, T., Yoshida, T. & Hanisak, M.D. (1992). A comparative study of Sargassum polyporum from the Ryukyu Islands (Japan) and Sargassum polyceratium from the Florida Keys (United States). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 119-132. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

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