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Table 1 List of kelp species recognised in this analysis (for species authorities, see www.Algaebase.org)

From: The biogeography of kelps (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae): a global analysis with new insights from recent advances in molecular phylogenetics

Laminariales (33 genera, 112 species) Genus Species
‘Ancestral families’ (3 genera, 7 species)
  Akkesiphycacae (1 genus, 1 species) Akkesiphycus lubricum
  Chordaceae (1 genus, 4 species) Chorda asiatica, filum, kikonaiensis, rigida
  Pseudochordaceae (1 genus, 2 species) Pseudochorda gracilis, nagaii
‘ACLL families’ (30 genera 105 species)
  Alariaceae (8a genera, 18a species) Alaria angusta, crassifolia, crispa, dolichorhachis, esculenta, marginata, oblonga, paradisea, praelonga
Aureophycus a aleuticus
Eualaria fistulosa
Lessoniopsis littoralis
Pleurophycus gardneri
Pterygophora californica
Undaria crenata, pinnatifida, undarioides
Undariella b kurilensis
  Costariaceae (4 genera, 7 species) Agarum fimbriatum, clathratum, oharaense
Costaria costata
Dictyoneurum californicum, reticulatum
Thalassiophyllum clathrum
  Laminariaceae (13 genera, 56 species) Arthrothamnus bifidus, kurilensis
Costularia kurilensis
Cymathaere fibrosa
Feditia simuschirensis
Laminaria abyssalis, agardhii, appressirhiza, bullata, complanata, cordata, digitata, ephemera, farlowii, hyperborea, inclinatorhiza, longipes, multiplicata, nigripes, ochroleuca, pallida, philippinensis, platymeris, rodriguezii, ruprechtii, setchellii, sinclairii, solidungula, yezoensis
Macrocystis pyrifera
Nereocystis luetkeana
Pelagophycus porra
Phyllariella ochotensis
Postelsia palmaeformis
Pseudolessonia laminarioides
Saccharina angustata, bongardiana, cichorioides, coriacea, crassifolia, dentigera, groenlandica, gurjanovae, gyrata, japonica, kurilensis, latissima, longicruris, longipedalis, longissima, ochotensis, religiosa, sculpera, sessilis, yendoana
Streptophyllopsis kuroshioense
  Lessoniaceae (5 genera, 24 species) Ecklonia brevipes, cava, kurome, maxima, muratii, radiata, stolonifera
Eckloniopsis radicosa
Egregia menziesii
Eisenia arborea, bicyclis, cokeri, desmarestioides, galapagensis, gracilis
Lessonia adamsiae, brevifolia, corrugata, fuscescens, nigrescens, tholiformis, trabeculata, vadosa, variegata
  1. aThe family placement of Aureophycus is not definite, but it appears most closely related to the Alariaceae: Kawai et al. (2008)
  2. bThis is Undariella Petrov & Kusakin, not Undariella Lee