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Phycodendrum O.Kuntze, 1898

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Laminariales
Family Laminariaceae

Holotype species: Phycodendrum saccharinum (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Currently accepted name for the type species: Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders

Original publication and holotype designation: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina.

Numbers of names and species: There are 29 species names in the database at present.

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