Saccharina druehlii G.W. &McDevit
Saccharina druehlii G.W.Saunders &McDevit 2014: 824, fig. 2b
Published in: Saunders, G.W. & McDevit, D.C. (2014). A DNA barcode survey of Haida Gwaii kelp (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) reveals novel ecological and distributional observations and Saccharina druehlii sp. nov . Botany : 10.1139/cjb-2014-0119.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hedophyllum druehlii (G.W.Saunders & McDevit) Starko, S.C.Lindstrom & Martone
Named for Louis Druehl, poet and phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Canada: British Columbia: Gwaii Haanas: Murchison Island Lagoon (Silva 1996-to date). Type: G.W. Saunders and D. McDevit ; 22.vi.2009; UNB GWS013375 (Silva 1996-to date
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.
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.
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.
Created: 08 November 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Saunders, G.W. & McDevit, D.C. (2014). A DNA barcode survey of Haida Gwaii kelp (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) reveals novel ecological and distributional observations and Saccharina druehlii sp. nov
. Botany : 10.1139/cjb-2014-0119.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2020.