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Laminaria sikotanensis Miyabe & Nagai

Publication details
Laminaria sikotanensis Miyabe & Nagai in Nagai 1940: 79, pl. III [3]: fig. 10

Published in: Nagai, M. (1940). Marine algae of the Kurile Islands, I. Journal of the Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido Imperial University 46: 1-137.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laminaria is Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina cichorioides f. sikotanensis (Miyabe & Nagai) Selivanova, Zhigadlova & G.I.Hansen

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: Syakotan, Sikotan Island (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 326). Lectotype: Nagai; 27 July 1934; SAPA (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 326, fig. 20). Notes: Type locality: Russia: Kuril Islands: Shakotan, Shikotan-to (INA).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laminaria sikotanensis Miyabe & Nagai)
Asia: Kurile Islands (Nagai 1940).

Source of current name
Selivanova, O.N., Zhigadlova, G.G. & Hansen, G.I. (2007). Revision of the systematics of algae in the order Laminariales (Phaeophyta) from the Far-Eastern Seas of Russia on the basis of molecular-phylogenetic data. Russian Journal of Marine Biology 33: 278-289.

Key references
Tokida, J., Nakamura, Y. & Druehl, L.D. (1980). Typification of species of Laminaria (Phaeophyta, Laminariales) described by Miyabe and taxonomic notes on the genus in Japan. Phycologia 19(4): 317-328.

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