Laminaria saccharina f. complanata & N.L.Gardner 1903
Laminaria saccharina f. complanata Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903: 262
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1903). Algae of northwestern America. University of California Publications in Botany 1: 165-418, Plates 17-27.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina complanata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) P.W.Gabrielson, S.C.Lindstrom & O'Kelly
Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington, USA (: 1903: 262). holotype: N. L. Gardner # 682; on pilings just below low water mark. UC 97054 (: 1903: 262). Notes: Also distributed as Phycotheca Boreali-Americana LXXXVII.
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.
Source of current name
Gabrielson, P.W., Lindstrom, S.C. & O'Kelly, C.J. (2012). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Southeast Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon. Phycological Contribution No. 8. pp. [i]-iv, 1-192. Hillsborough, North Carolina: PhycoID.
Created: 19 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 August 2020 by Paul Gabrielson
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Michael 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.