Scytosiphon promiscuus McDevit & G.W.
Scytosiphon promiscuus McDevit & G.W.Saunders 2017: 662, fig. 10 [holotype is fig. 10a]
Published in: McDevit, D.C. & Saunders, G.W. (2017). A molecular investigation of Canadian Scytosiphonaceae (Phaeophyceae) including descriptions of Planosiphon gen. nov. and Scytosiphon promiscuus sp. nov. Botany 95: 653–671, 10 figs, 2 tables.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytosiphon is Scytosiphon filum var. lomentarius (Lyngbye) C.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
"Named for the frequent mitochondrial introgression from this species into other closely related species."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Narragansett (latitude: 41.4145; longitude: –71.45258), Rhode Island, USA" (McDevit & Saunders 2017: 662). Holotype: G.W. Saunders, B. Clarkston and D. McDevit; 23 April 2007; mid–upper intertidal tidepool on rock.. UNB GWS006024 (McDevit & Saunders 2017: 662).
Created: 05 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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McDevit, D.C. & Saunders, G.W. (2017). A molecular investigation of Canadian Scytosiphonaceae (Phaeophyceae) including descriptions of Planosiphon gen. nov. and Scytosiphon promiscuus sp. nov. Botany 95: 653–671, 10 figs, 2 tables.
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M.D. 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 May 2019.