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IOC entry for Sargassum asperifolium

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Sargassum asperifolium Hering & G. Martens ex J. Agardh

Sargassum asperifolium Hering & G. Martens ex J. Agardh, 1848b: 334–335 (type locality: Red Sea).—G. Murray, 1887: 34.— Reinbold, 1895a: 25.— Schröder, 1912: 298.— Børgesen, 1939b: 98–99.— Newton, 1955b: 142.— S. Dixit, 1970: 114.— Jaasund, 1976: 55, fig. 110, pl. 4.— Basson et al., 1977: 264.— Jaasund, 1977d: 518.— Lawson, 1980: 26.— Teo & Wee, 1983: 78, fig. 82.— Mshigeni, 1985: 16.— Payri, 1985: 640.— Shunula, 1985: 66, 67, table 1.— Banaimoon, 1988b: 238.— Al-Hasan & W. Jones, 1989: 298, pl. 5: fig. 44.— Phang & Wee, 1991: 61.— Basson, 1992: 221.— Ormond & Banaimoon, 1994: 117.

INDIAN OCEAN DISTRIBUTION: Bahrain, Kenya, Kuwait, Réunion, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Yemen.


Addendum: This species was recorded by Forbes (1901: 562) from Socotra.

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