Alaria praelonga Kjellman 1889: 38, pl. IV: figs 1-4
Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1889). Om Beringhafvets algflora [About the Bering Sea algae]. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 23(8): 1-58, pls I-VII.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
This is a marine species.
Common names used in commerce, often for edible algae
Type locality: Beringön [Bering Island]... i stora massor uppkastad på stranden [in great masses washed ashore]. (Kjellman 1889: 39).
Widdowson, T.B. (1971). A taxonomic revision of the genus Alaria Greville. Syesis 4: 11-49.
Created: 24 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 May 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Kraan, S. & Guiry, M.D. (2000). Molecular and morphological character inheritance in hybrids of Alaria esculenta and A. praelonga (Alariaceae, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 39: 554-559.
Yabu, H. (1964). Mitosis in the sporangium of Agarum cribrosum Bory and Alaria praelonga Kjellman. Bulletin of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 15: 1-4.
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Michael 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 16 February 2019.