Saccharina fascia (O.F.Müller)
Saccharina fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze 1891: 915
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars I. pp. i-clvi, 1-374. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Fucus fascia O.F.Müller
Type locality: near Kristiansand, Norway (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 632). Notes: Womersley (1987: 292) gives the following data: Type from Christiansund, Norway; probably non-existent.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a bundle or band (Mathieson & Dawes 2017).
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
Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Created: 20 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Williams, S.L. & Herbert, S.K. (1989). Transient photosynthetic responses of nitrogen-deprived Petalonia fascia and Laminaria saccharina (Phaeophyta) to ammonium resupply. Journal of Phycology 25: 515-522.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 April 2019.