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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum obovatum Greville, 1849 
AphiaID: 494900

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 obovatum (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum densifolium Zanardini, 1858
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum C.Agardh, 1820
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum obovatum Greville, 1849
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) obovatum Harvey, 1834 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum obovatum var. robillardii Grunow, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum robillardii (Grunow) Mattio, Zubia, Loveday, Crochelet, Duong, Payri, Bhagooli & Bolton, 2013
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:494900
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-08-13 08:04:37Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-11-24 08:30:54Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Sargassum obovatum Greville, 1849. 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=494900 on 2016-12-05
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