Sargassum fluitans (Børgesen) Børgesen 1914
Sargassum fluitans (Børgesen) Børgesen
Hollywood Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; pelagic cast - 29 June 2019. M.D. Guiry
Sargassum fluitans (Børgesen) Børgesen 1914: 66, footnote
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sargasso Sea; (Silva & al. 1996: 673)
Origin of Species Name
Participle (Latin), floating, swimming (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 November 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2023