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.
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 16 February 2019.