Sargassum C.Agardh, 1820

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

ChromistaOchrophytaPhaeophyceaeFucalesSargassaceae

  • 36,545

    Occurrences
  • 411

    Species
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Overview

Taxonomic status

accepted genus

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Chromista
phylum
Ochrophyta
class
Phaeophyceae
order
Fucales
family
Sargassaceae
genus
Sargassum
species
411
 
complete classification

Bibliography

Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2017). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.

Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38

Silva, P.C.; Basson, P.W.; Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the Benthic Marine Algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany. 79, xiv+1259 pp. ISBN 0–520–09810–2.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in World Register of Marine Species.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.