Streptophyllum spirale ( ) &
Streptophyllum spirale (Yendo) Miyabe & Nagai 1940: 96
Published in: Miyabe, K. & Nagai, M. (1933). Laminariaceae of the Kurile Islands. Transactions of the Sapporo Natural History Society 13: 85-102.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Streptophyllum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina bongardiana (Postels & Ruprecht) Selivanova, Zhigadlova & G.I.Hansen
Hedophyllum spirale Yendo
Type locality: Shimushu Island, Northern Kurile Island, Russia (Starko et al. 2018: 162). Notes: Japan:isl. Shimuhu (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Saccharina subsessilis ? (Starko et al., 2018). - (23 Jul 2018) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Widdowson, T.B. (1965). A taxonomic study of the genus Hedophyllum Setchell. Canadian Journal of Botany 43: 1409-1420.
Starko, S., Boo, G, H., Martone, P.T. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2018). A molecular investigation of Saccharina sessilis from the Aleutian Islands reveals a species complex, necessitating the new combination Saccharina subsessilis. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(2): 157-166.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.