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Saccharina sculpera C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders 2006

Publication details
Saccharina sculpera C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders 2006: 962

Published in: Lane, C.E., Mayes, C., Druehl, L.D. & Saunders, G.W. (2006). Corrigendum [to article published in J. Phycol. 42(2): 493-12. 2006]. Journal of Phycology 42(4): 962.
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Publication date: 3 August 2006

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Saccharina is Saccharina plana Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kjellmaniella crassifolia Miyabe

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Hokkaido: Todohokke, Oshima prov. (Kjellmanniella crassifolia) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Saccharina crassifolia (Miyabe) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders 2006

Nomenclatural notes
The name Saccharina crassifolia (Miyabe) C.E. Lane, C. Mayes, Druehl & G.W. Saunders was illegitimate due to the prior use of the binomial for a different taxon by Kuntze (1891). The replacement name is Saccharina sculpera C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders (see Corrigendum in J. Phycol. 42: 962). - (24 Oct 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Saccharina sculpera C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders)
Asia: Japan (Terasaki et al. 2009, Yoshida & Yoshinaga 2010, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015, Sato et al. 2020), Korea (Cho 2010).

Source of current name
Starko, S., Soto Gomez, M., Darby, H., Demes, K.W., Kawai, H., Yotsukura, N., Lindstrom, S.C., Keeling, P.J., Graham, S.W. & Martone, P.T. (2019). A comprehensive kelp phylogeny sheds light on the evolution of an ecosystem. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 136: 138-150, 5 figs.

Key references
Cho, G.Y. (2010). Laminariales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 2. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ishigeales, Dictyotales, Desmarestiales, Sphacelariales, Cutleriales, Ralfisales, Laminariales. (Anon. Eds), pp. 175-196. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Created: 24 October 2006 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 19 August 2020 by G.M. Guiry

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Sato, Y., Kozono, J., Nishihara, G.N. & Tereda, R. (2020). Effect of light and temperature on photosynthesis of a cultivated brown alga, Saccharina sculpera (Laminariales), from Japan. Phycologia 59(4): 375-384.

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