Laminaria ephemera Setchell 1901: 121
Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1901). Notes on algae, I. Zoe 5: 121-129.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ephemeral (Stearn 1973).
Renfrewia ephemera (Setchell) Griggs 1909
Renfrewia parvula R.E.Griggs 1906
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Carmel Bay, Monterey County, California (Setchell 1901: 121). Type: Mrs J.M. Weeks, C.P. Nott; April to June; (Setchell 1901: 121).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laminaria ephemera Setchell)
North America: Alaska (AK) (Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 ), British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989, Lane et al. 2006, McDevit & Saunders 2010), California (CA) (Setchell 1901, Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Augyte & Shaughnessy 2014 ), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997), Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], -130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Lane, C.E., Mayes, C., Druehl, L.D. & Saunders, G.W. (2006). A multi-gene molecular investigation of the kelp (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) supports substantial taxonomic re-organization. Journal of Phycology 42: 493-512.
Silva, P.C. (2004). Seaweeds tell their stories. Fremontia. A Journal of the California Native Plant Society 32(1): 3-9.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
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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 21 April 2019.