Sargassum spathulophyllum J. , H.Murakami & S.Arai 1999
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Shimoda, Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture, central Japan
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), spathula-like leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum spathulophyllum J.Tanaka, H.Murakami & S.Arai)
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015).
Created: 05 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.