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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum wightii Greville ex J.Agardh, 1848 
AphiaID: 495063

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum swartzii C.Agardh, 1820
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum C.Agardh, 1820
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum (Sargassum) wightii Greville, 1848
Source  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum wightii f. sublineare Grunow, 1915
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum wightii f. submembranaceum Grunow, 1915
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassum wightii var. petiolatum Grunow, 1884
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [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 (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:110446 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:495063
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-08-13 08:04:37Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2012-10-23 09:10:43Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Sargassum wightii Greville ex J.Agardh, 1848. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). 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=495063 on 2014-09-01
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