Laminaria religiosa 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 Saccharina religiosa (Miyabe) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Laminaria religiosa Miyabe)
Japanese: Hosame-kombu, Saimatsu-kombu (Chapman & Chapman 1980).
Lectotype locality: Mashike (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325). Lectotype: Mimiyabe; August 1894; SAPA (Tokida, Nakamura & Druehl 1980: 325, fig. 14).
Source of current name
Lane, C.E., Mayes, C., Druehl, L.D. & Saunders, G.W. (2006). A multi-gene molecular investigation of the kelp (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) supports substantial taxonomic re-organization. Journal of Phycology 42: 493-512.
Miyabe, K. (1902). On the Laminariaceae of Hokkaido. Journal of the Sapporo Agricultural College 1: 1-50, pls I-XXIX.
Tokida, J., Nakamura, Y. & Druehl, L.D. (1980). Typification of species of Laminaria (Phaeophyta, Laminariales) described by Miyabe and taxonomic notes on the genus in Japan. Phycologia 19(4): 317-328.
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 October 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Lee, J.E. (1992). Gametogenesis and early sporophyte development of Laminaria religiosa Miyabe in the east coast of Korea. Korean Journal of Phycology 7(1): 109-119, 8 figs, 4 tables.
Maruyama, H. & Yamamoto, I. (1984). An antitumour fucoidan fraction from an edible brown seaweed, Laminaria religiosa. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 11: 534-536.
Maruyama, H., Nakajima, J.& Yamamoto, I. (1987). A study on the anti-coagulant and fibrinolytic activities of a crude fucoidan from the edible brown seaweed Laminaria religiosa, with special reference to its inhibitory effect on the growth of sarcoma-180 ascites cells subcutaneously implanted into mice. Kitasato Arch. Exp. Med. 60: 105-121.
Matsuyama, K. (1985). Seasonal changes in photosynthetic rates of Laminaria religiosa (Phaeophyceae) for the presumption of production. Sci. Rep. Hokkaido Fish. Exp. Sta. 27: 91-99.
Suzuki, S., Furuya, K., Kawai, T. & Takeuchi, I. (2007). Growth and annual production of the brown alga Laminaria religiosa introduced into the Uwa Sea in southern Japan. Phycological Research 55(4): 272-277.
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.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.