Saccharina digitata (Hudson) Kuntze 1891
Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Kilkee, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower-shore; 10.5 mm lens - 25 March 2005. Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Saccharina digitata (Hudson) Kuntze 1891: 915
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars I. pp. i-clvi, 1-374. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Publication date: 5 Nov 1891
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.
Fucus digitatus Hudson
Type locality: Habitat in rupibus marinis [Dwells on marine rocks, England]; (Hudson 1762: 475)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 20 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 August 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 August 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2023