Sargassum wolfii S.A.Earle 1969
Sargassum wolfii S.A.Earle 1969: 229, figs 123, 126 (as 'wolfii' )
Published in: Earle, S.A. (1969). Phaeophyta of the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Phycologia 7: 71-254.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Frederick A. Wolf, American botanist, teacher at Duke University.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sargassum wolfii S.A.Earle)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Kilar, J.A., Hanisak, M.D. & Yoshida, T. (1992). On the expression of phenotypic variability: why is Sargassum so taxonomically difficult?. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to Pacific and Western Atlantic species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 95-117. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.
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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.