Laminaria fragilis Miyabe 1902: 27, pl. 6
Original publication: Miyabe, K. (1902). [On the Laminariaceae of Hokkaido]. Hokkaido Aquatic Products Investigation Reports Hokkaido Government Colonization Resources Development Department 3: 1-60, 41 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Laminaria japonica Areschoug
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Laminaria&species=fragilis
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=Laminaria&Species=fragilis
Created: 07 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:103961