Sargassum chamissonis (Kützing) Kützing
Sargassum chamissonis (Kützing) Kützing 1861: 4
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1861). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XI pp. [i-iii], 1-32, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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".
Sargassum bacciferum var. chamissonis Kützing 1849
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 November 2019.