Laminaria fragilis 1902
Laminaria fragilis Miyabe in Okamura 1902: 131
Published in: Okamura, K. (1902). Nippon Sorui-meii [Book listing Japanese Algae]. pp. i-vi, 1-276. Tokyo: Keigyosha. [in Japanese]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laminaria japonica Areschoug
Lectotype locality: Skikuzushi, Muroran [Hokkaido, Japan] (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325). Lectotype: Miyabe; 21 May 1894; SAPA (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325, fig. 8).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Miyabe, K. (1902). On the Laminariaceae of Hokkaido. Journal of the Sapporo Agricultural College 1: 1-50, pls I-XXIX.
Created: 07 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 October 2016 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 23 April 2021.