Sargassum spathulophyllum J.Tanaka, H.Murakami & S.Arai 1999

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Sargassum spathulophyllum J.Tanaka, H.Murakami & S.Arai 1999

Published in: Murakami, H., Arai, S. & Tanaka, J. (1999). The morphology of Sargassum spathulophyllum, sp. nov. (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) from Japan. Journal of Japanese Botany 74: 34-41.

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.

Type Information
Type locality: Shimoda, Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan;

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), spathula-like leaves.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 05 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 15 March 2006

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 March 2006. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 17 August 2022

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