Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis ( )
Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis (Miyabe) Okamura 1936: 249
Published in: Okamura, K. (1936). Nippon kaisô shi [Descriptions of Japanese algae]. pp. , -964, -11, frontispiece portrait, 1-427 figs. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho. [in Japanese]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina japonica (Areschoug) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
Laminaria ochotensis Miyabe
Type locality: Tentokari, Hokkaido, Japan (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325). Lectotype: Yonekichi Kawaguchi; 28.viii.1894; SAPA (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325, fig. 12). Notes: Japan: Hokkaido: Collector: ()
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 07 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 April 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kaneko, T. (1972). Sporogenesis in Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis Okamura. Sci. rep. Hokkaido Fish. Exp. Stat. 14: 45-53.
Kaneko, T. (1973). Morphology of the female gametophyte and the young sporophyte of Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis Okamura in nature. Sci. Rep. Hokkaido Fish. Exp. Stn. 15: 1-8.
Yotsukura, N., Kawashima, S., Kawai, T., Abe, T. & Dreuhl, L.D. (2008). A systematic re-examination of four Laminaria species: L. japonica, L. religiosa, L. ochotensis and L. diabolica. Journal of Japanese Botany 83: 165-176.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.