Saccharina bongardiana f. subsessilis ( ) Selivanova, Zhigadlova & G.I. 2007
Saccharina bongardiana f. subsessilis (Areschoug) Selivanova, Zhigadlova & G.I.Hansen 2007: 283
Published in: Selivanova, O.N., Zhigadlova, G.G. & Hansen, G.I. (2007). Revision of the systematics of algae in the order Laminariales (Phaeophyta) from the Far-Eastern Seas of Russia on the basis of molecular-phylogenetic data. Russian Journal of Marine Biology 33: 278-289.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina subsessilis (Areschoug) Starko & S.C.Lindstrom
Type locality: Bering Island; Sitka (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: UPS A-823620 (Starko et al. 2018: 162, fig. 4). Notes: Accordng to Setchell (1901: 122, 123), Areschoug does not give the type locality but inferred that it was either Bering Island or Sitka. Setchell's specimens came from the Island of Amaknak in Unalaska Bay. Lectotype designated by Starko & S.C. Lindstrom. They note that this specimen is one of two of this form collected by Kjellman on Bering Island between Aug. 14 and 19, 1879. They consider the other specimen in UPS (A823624) to be a syntype.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Dr G.I. Hansen (e-mail, 16 September 2008) has collected and has specimens of this particular entity in all of its stages from as far east as the Perevalnie Islands at the north end of the Kodiak Chain in Alaska. - (16 Sep 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Starko, S., Boo, G, H., Martone, P.T. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2018). A molecular investigation of Saccharina sessilis from the Aleutian Islands reveals a species complex, necessitating the new combination Saccharina subsessilis. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(2): 157-166.
Klochkova, N.G., Koroleva, T.N. & Kushidi, A.E. (2009). Atlas vodorosley-makrofitov prikamchatskikh vod [Atlas of algae-macrophytes of Kamchatka waters. Green and brown algae]. Vol. 1 pp. 216, profusely illustrated. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski: Izdaniya KamchatNIRO. [in Russian]
Created: 05 July 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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