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Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh 1821

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Laminariales
Family Laminariaceae
Genus Laminaria

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Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh
Straits of Messina, Italy; young sporophytes showing uniseriate basal portion typical of Phyllariaceae. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh
Straits of Messina; male gametophyte with cluster of nearly colorless antheridia at one end. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh
Straits of Messina, Italy; transverse section through sporangial sorus (embedded in plastic, stained with Toluidine Blue). Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh
Straits of Messina (47 m depth), Italy; mature sporophyte with basal, reniform sporangial sorus . Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

 

Phyllariopsis brevipes (C.Agardh) E.C.Henry & G.R.South Straits of Messina, Italy; transverse section through sporangial sorus (embedded in plastic, stained with Toluidine Blue)
© Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com)

Publication details
Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh 1821: 196

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laminaria is Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phyllariopsis brevipes (C.Agardh) E.C.Henry & G.R.South

Type information
Type locality: Cádiz, Spain Type: Cabrera; LD Herb. Alg. Agardh 1952

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), short-footed.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laminaria brevipes C.Agardh)
Europe: Balearic Islands (Rodríguez y Femenías 1889).

Created: 07 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 March 2021.

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