Sargassum chamissonis (Kützing) Kützing 1861
Sargassum chamissonis (Kützing) Kützing 1861: 4
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "in oceano pacifico legit Chamisso."; (Kützing 1849: 610)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), for botanist Ludolf Karl Adelbert von Chamisso (1781-1838); "chamisso" is treated as a third-declension noun, the genitive of which is "chamissonis".
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 02 December 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 02 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2022