Phasganon alatum , nom. illeg.
Phasganon alatum Ruprecht 1850: 161, nom. illeg.
Published in: Ruprecht, F.J. (1850). Algae ochotenses. Die ersten sicheren Nachrichten über die Tange des Ochotskischen Meeres. pp. 1-243, 10 pls. St. Petersburg: Buchdruckerei der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften.
This is the type species (non designatus) of the genus Phasganon.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Alaria esculenta (Linnaeus) Greville
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), winged (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet; genus name also illegitimate. - (6 Sep 2012) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 February 2019.