Saccharina plana , nom. illeg.
Saccharina plana Stackhouse 1809: 65, nom. illeg.
Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1809). Tentamen marino-cryptogamicum, ordinem novum; in genera et species distributum, in Classe XXIVta Linnaei sistens. Mémoires de la Société Imperiale des Naturalistes de Moscou 2: -97.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Saccharina.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitmate: unwarranted replacement of the specific epithet.
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 August 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 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 26 March 2019.