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Halosaccion arcticum A.D.Zinova 1953

Publication details
Halosaccion arcticum A.D.Zinova 1953: 93, fig.

Published in: Zinova, A.D. (1953). De alga Rhodophytica nova e genere Halosaccion. Botanicheskie materialy otdela sporovyh rastenii Botanicheskogo Instituta imeni V. L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S S S R 9: 93-94, 1 fig.. [in Russian]
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halosaccion is Halosaccion hydrophorum (Postels & Ruprecht) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Devaleraea arctica (A.D.Zinova) Guiry

Type information
Syntype localities: "Insulae Novosibirienses, Spetsbergia et Groenlandia, zona sublitorali…" (Mikhaylova & Sokolova 2020: 1115). Lectotype: E. Korotkevitch; 3 IX 1947; cast ashore. LE A0000205 (Mikhaylova & Sokolova 2020: 1115). Notes: Lectotype locality: "New Siberian Islands, Kotelny Island, Nerpalakh lagoon". Syntypes: LE A0000208 and LE A0000209.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Arctic (Stearn 1985).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halosaccion arcticum A.D.Zinova)
Arctic: Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Gulliksen & al. 1999, Fredriksen & al. 2019).

Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. (1982). Devaleraea, a new genus of the Palmariaceae (Rhodophyta) in the North Atlantic and North Pacific. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 62: 1-13.

Key references
Klochkova, N.G. & Selivanova, O.N. (1989). The species of Halosaccion and Devaleraea (Palmariales, Rhodophyta) in the seas of the Soviet Far East. Botan. Zhurnal. 74: 953-958.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel' burykh vodorosley severnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. Vol. 2 pp. 220, 169 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2021.

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