Agarum fimbriatum Harvey 1862: 166
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1862). Notice of a collection of algae made on the northwest coast of North America, chiefly at Vancouver Island, by David Lyall, Esq., M.D., R.N., in the years 1859-1861. Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society. Botany 6: 157-177.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neoagarum fimbriatum (Harvey) H.Kawai & T.Hanyuda
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fringed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Esquimault Harbour, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Type: D. Lyall; TCD? Notes: dredged in 4-10 fathoms; collector: D. Lyall, C. Wood (Harvey, 1862; INA).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Agarum fimbriatum Harvey)
North America: Alaska (Lindstrom 1977, Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Lindeberg & Lindstrom 2010), Baja California (Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 ), British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (Scagel et al. 1989, Stewart 1991, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Miller 2012), Oregon (Hansen 1997), Washington (Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Galloway et al. 2012).
Central America: Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2008).
Source of current name
Kawai, H., Hanyuda, T., Gao, X., Terauchi, M., Miyata, M., Lindstrom, S.C., Klochkova, N.G. & Miller, K.A. (2017). Taxonomic revision of the Agaraceae with a description of Neoagarum gen. nov. and reinstatement of Thalassiophyllum. Journal of Phycology 53(2): 261-270, 5 figs.
Boo, G.H., Lindstrom, S.C., Klochkova, N.C., Yotsukura, N., Yang, E.C., Kim, H.G., Waaland, J.R., Cho, G.Y., Miller, K.A. & Boo, S.M. (2011). Taxonomy and biogeography of Agarum and Thalassiophyllum (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) based on sequences of nuclear, mitochondrial, and plastid markers. Taxon 60(3): 831-840.
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.
Mondragon, J. & Mondragon, J. (2003). Seaweeds of the Pacific Coast. Common marine algae from Alaska to Baja California. pp. [i]iv, -97. Monterey, California: Sea Challengers.
Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.
Created: 19 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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