Saccharina angustissima (Collins) Augyte, & Neefus
Saccharina angustissima (Collins) Augyte, Yarish & Neefus in Augyte et al. 2018: 110
Published in: Augyte, S., Lewis, L., Lin, S., Neefus, C.D. & Yarish, C. (2018). Speciation in the exposed intertidal zone: the case of Saccharina angustissima comb. nov. & stat. nov. (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) . Phycologia 57(1): 100-112.
Publication date: 2018
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Bailey Island, Casco Bay, Maine, USA (43°43.38'N, 69°59.656'W) (Augyte et al. 2018: 110). Lectotype: Phycotheca Boreali-Americana no. LXXXIII (1905): Frank Collins; 18 July 1903; NY 02243824 (Augyte et al. 2018: 110). Notes: Isotypes: NY No. 02243826, 02243815.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very narrow.
Laminaria agardhii f. angustissima Collins 1905
Saccharina latissima f. angustissima (Collins) A.C.Mathieson 2008
On flat, rocky ledges and vertical cliffs within the low intertidal to shallow subtidal zones (0.5 to -0.5 m) of very exposed coast and offshore islands (Augyte et al., 2018). - (23 Feb 2018) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 February 2018 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 23 February 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Augyte, S., Lewis, L., Lin, S., Neefus, C.D. & Yarish, C. (2018). Speciation in the exposed intertidal zone: the case of Saccharina angustissima comb. nov. & stat. nov. (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae)
. Phycologia 57(1): 100-112.
Augyte, S., Yarish, C. & Neefus, C.D. (2019). Thermal and light impacts on the early growth stages of the kelp Saccharina angustissima (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae). Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 34(2): 153-162.
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Wendy 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 17 February 2020.