Hafgygia japonica ( )
Saccharina japonica (Areschoug) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders Hokkaido, Japan; drying fronds for human consumption; 1972
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Hafgygia japonica (Areschoug) Areschoug 1883: 6
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1883). Observationes phycologicae. Particula quarta. De Laminariaceis nonnullis. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series 3 12(8): 1-23. [in Latin]
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hafgygia is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina japonica (Areschoug) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
Laminaria japonica Areschoug
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).
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.
Created: 04 September 2007 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 25 March 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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 September 2019.