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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) obovatum Harvey, 1834 
AphiaID: 211941

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnista (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucistia (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) obovatum (Species)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum obovatum Greville, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum densifolium Zanardini, 1858
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum)
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) obovatum Harvey, 1834
Sources  basis of record 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., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=vuWEemVY8WEC&pg=PA5&lpg=PA5&dq=Catalogue+of+the+Benthic+Marine+Algae+of+the+Indian+Ocean&source=bl&ots=SfJ0hOpsKW&sig=OMzXKC7iKqAe9M3sgfAKhGr6zc4&hl=nl&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjahoHDn8HPAhUJDywKHUQHCUcQ6AEIPjAE#v=onepage&q&f=false [details]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum obovatum var. pfeifferae (Grunow) Grunow, 1915
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73202 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211941
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-05-08 09:35:53Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2000-08-23 07:47:56Z  changed  Vermaercke, Sigrid
2007-01-03 09:05:25Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-12-09 10:03:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-14 09:38:29Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Sargassum (Sargassum) obovatum Harvey, 1834. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211941 on 2016-12-09
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