Alaria pinnatifida Harvey 1860: 329
Original publication: Harvey, W.H. (1860). Characters of new algae, chiefly from Japan and adjacent regions, collected by Charles Wright in the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Captain James Rodgers. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 4: 327-335.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) Suringar
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Simoda, Japan." [Shimoda, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.] (Harvey 1860: 329). Type: TCD (Lee & Yoon 1998: 429).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Alaria&species=pinnatifida
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Alaria&Species=pinnatifida
Created: 29 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.