Alaria pylaiei var. grandifolia (J. ) Jónsson
Alaria pylaiei var. grandifolia (J.Agardh) Jónsson 1904: 20
Published in: Jónsson, H. (1904). The marine algae of East Greenland. Meddelelser om Groenland 30: 1-73.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters
Alaria grandifolia J.Agardh
Type locality: Spitsbergen (Athanasiadis 1996: 209). Type: LD?
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
Kraan, S., Rueness, J. & Guiry, M.D. (2001). Are North Atlantic Alaria esculenta and A. grandifolia (Alariaceae, Phaeophyceae) conspecific?. European Journal of Phycology 39: 35-42.
Widdowson, T.B. (1971). A taxonomic revision of the genus Alaria Greville. Syesis 4: 11-49.
Created: 02 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 14 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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.