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Scytosiphon tenellus Kogame

Publication details
Scytosiphon tenellus Kogame 1998: 44, figs 29-51

Published in: Kogame, K. (1998). A taxonomic study of Japanese Scytosiphon (Scytosiphonales, Phaeophyceae), including two new species. Phycological Research 46: 39-51.

Type species
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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Japan; Hokkaido: Muroran (Silva 1996-to date). Type: K. Kogame; 2.ii.1988; SAP 059746 (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Camus, C., Meynard, A.P., Faugeron, S., Kogame, K. & Correa, J.A. (2005). Differential life history phase expression in two coexisting species of Scytosiphon (Phaeophyceae) in northern Chile. Journal of Phycology 41: 931-941.

Contreras, L., Dennett, G., Moenne, A., Palma, R.E. & Correa, J.A. (2007). Molecular and morphologically distinct Scytosiphon species (Scytosiphonales, Phaeophyceae) display similar antioxidant capacities. Journal of Phycology 43: 1320-1328.

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