WoRMS name details

Sargassum (Sargassum) filipendula C. Agardh, 1824

145555  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145555)

alternate representation
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76710  
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76710 [details]

Distribution Long Island Sound to the northern region of Cape Cod  
Distribution Long Island Sound to the northern region of Cape Cod [details]
WoRMS (2018). Sargassum (Sargassum) filipendula C. Agardh, 1824. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=145555 on 2018-03-22
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basis of record 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 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Sears, J.R. (ed.). 1998. NEAS keys to the benthic marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America from Long Island Sound to the Strait of Belle Isle. Northeast Algal Society. 163 p. [details]   

additional source Fredericq, S., T. O. Cho, S. A. Earle, C. F. Gurgel, D. M. Krayesky, L. E. Mateo-Cid, A. C. Mendoza-González, J. N. Norris, and A. M. Suárez. 2009. Seaweeds of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 187–259 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. I. Biodiversity, pp. 187-259. Texas A&M Univ. Press. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From editor or global species database
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:76710 [details]

From other sources
Distribution Long Island Sound to the northern region of Cape Cod [details]

Morphology Brown colour results from the dominance of the xanthophyll fucoxanthin; this masks the other pigments, Chlorophyll a and c (no chlorophyll b), beta-carotene and other xanthophylls. [details]