Laminaria saccharina f. longissima ( ) 1884
Laminaria saccharina f. longissima (Gunnerus) Foslie 1884: 90
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
Ulva longissima Gunnerus
Type locality: Norway (Gunnerus 1776: 128). Epitype: M. Foslie: Norway, Finnmark, Kistrand, 1880; TRH (Jørgensen 2012: 64047). Notes: "Lectotype (designated here): [icon in] Gunnerus, Fl. Norveg. 2: t. 7, f. 2. 1776. Epitype (designated here): Norway, Finnmark, Kistrand, 1880, M. Foslie (TRH)."
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sugary (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.
Created: 07 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 August 2020.