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Scytothamnus fasciculatus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) A.D.Cotton

Publication details
Scytothamnus fasciculatus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) A.D.Cotton 1915: 170

Published in: Cotton, A.D. (1915). Cryptogams from the Falkland Islands collected by Mrs. Vallentin. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 43: 137-231, Plates 4-10.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytothamnus is Scytothamnus australis (J.Agardh) J.D.Hooker & Harvey.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Dictyosiphon fasciculatus J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Lord Auckland's Group [Auckland Islands] (Womersley 1987: 140). Type: BM (ex K) (Womersley 1987: 140).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyosiphon fasciculatus J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Scytothamnus fasciculatus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) A.D.Cotton)
South America: Argentina (Boraso & Zaixso 2011, Asensi & Küpper 2012, Boraso de Zaixso 2013), Chile (Santelices 1989, Ramírez & Santelices 1991, Peters & Clayton 1998, Wiencke & Clayton 2002), Falkland Islands/Islas Malvinas (Asensi & Küpper 2012), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Tierra del Fuego (Asensi & Küpper 2012).

Australia and New Zealand: Auckland Islands (Nelson 2013), Australia (Wiencke & Clayton 2002), Campbell Island (Levring 1945, Nelson 2013), Chatham Islands (Nelson 2013), New Zealand (Womersley 1987, Adams 1994, Nelson & Phillips 1996, Wiencke & Clayton 2002, Harper et al. 2012), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013 ), South Island, NZ (Nelson 2013), Stewart Island/Rakiura (Nelson 2013), Tasmania (Womersley 1987).

Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Antarctica/Subantarctic Islands (Papenfuss 1964), Ile de la Possession (Levring 1945), Macquarie Island (Ricker 1987), South Georgia (John et al. 1994, Wiencke & Clayton 2002, Wells, Brewin & Brickle 2011), South Shetland Islands (Wiencke & Clayton 2002).

Key references
Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, [2], 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Asensi, A. (1975). La estructura, la distribucion y el cultivo de Scytothamnus fasciculatus (Hook. et Harv.) Cotton (Phaeophyta). Physis 34A: 269-282.
Clayton, M.N. (1986). Culture studies on the life history of Scytothamnus australis and Scytothamnus fasciculatus (Phaeophyta) with electron microscope observations on sporogenesis and gametogenesis. British Phycological Journal 21: 371-386.
Clayton, M.N. (1986). Culture studies on the life history of Scytothamnus australis and Scytothamnus fasciculatus (Phaeophyta) with electron microscope observations on sporogenesis and gametogenesis. British Phycological Journal 21: 371-386.

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