Laminaria digitata var. ensifolia (Kützing) J. 1868
Laminaria digitata var. ensifolia (Kützing) J.Agardh 1868: 24
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1868). De Laminarieis symbolas offert. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift 4(10): 1-36.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Laminaria ensifolia Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laminaria digitata var. ensifolia (Kützing) J.Agardh)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931).
Africa: Namibia (Rull Lluch 2002).
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 2750 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=18084
Cite this record as:
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 30 September 2020.