Saccharina subsimplex ( & N.L.Gardner) Widdowson, S.C. & P.W. 2006
Saccharina subsimplex (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Widdowson, S.C.Lindstrom & P.W.Gabrielson 2006: 72, footnote
Published in: Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2006). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of southeast Alaska, British Columbia, Washington and Oregon. Phycological Contribution 7: [i]-iv, 1-209.
Publication date: early July 2006
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina groenlandica (Rosenvinge) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
Type locality: Whidbey Island, Washington, USA (Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom 2006: 72, footnote). Lectotype: UC 96920 (Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom 2006: 72, footnote).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat simple (Stearn 1973).
Laminaria subsimplex (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Miyabe & Nagai 1933
This is a marine species.
(as Saccharina subsimplex (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Widdowson, S.C.Lindstrom & P.W.Gabrielson)
North America: Washington (Galloway et al. 2012).
Source of current name
McDevit, D.C. & Saunders, G.W. (2010). A DNA barcode examination of the Laminariaceae (Phaeophyceae) in Canada reveals novel biogeographical and evolutionary insights. Phycologia 49(3): 235-248.
Created: 03 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.