156,964 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,046 images, 60,675 bibliographic items, 451,303 distributional records.

Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis (Miyabe) Okamura

Publication details
Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis (Miyabe) Okamura 1936: 249

Published in: Okamura, K. (1936). Nippon kaisô shi [Descriptions of Japanese algae]. pp. [4], [1]-964, [1]-11, frontispiece portrait, 1-427 figs. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho. [in Japanese]

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 Saccharina japonica (Areschoug) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders

Basionym
Laminaria ochotensis Miyabe

Type information
Type locality: Tentokari, Hokkaido, Japan (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325). Lectotype: Yonekichi Kawaguchi; 28.viii.1894; SAPA (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325, fig. 12). Notes: Japan: Hokkaido: Collector: ()

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
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
Selivanova, O.N., Zhigadlova, G.G. & Hansen, G.I. (2007). Revision of the systematics of algae in the order Laminariales (Phaeophyta) from the Far-Eastern Seas of Russia on the basis of molecular-phylogenetic data. Russian Journal of Marine Biology 33: 278-289.

Key references
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Created: 07 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 April 2009 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 2023 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.

References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Kaneko, T. (1972). Sporogenesis in Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis Okamura. Sci. rep. Hokkaido Fish. Exp. Stat. 14: 45-53.
Kaneko, T. (1973). Morphology of the female gametophyte and the young sporophyte of Laminaria japonica var. ochotensis Okamura in nature. Sci. Rep. Hokkaido Fish. Exp. Stn. 15: 1-8.
Yotsukura, N., Kawashima, S., Kawai, T., Abe, T. & Dreuhl, L.D. (2008). A systematic re-examination of four Laminaria species: L. japonica, L. religiosa, L. ochotensis and L. diabolica. Journal of Japanese Botany 83: 165-176.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=19618

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio