Scytosiphon tenellus Kogame
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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytosiphon is Scytosiphon filum var. lomentarius (Lyngbye) C.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia tenella (Kogame) Santiañez & Kogeme
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Japan; Hokkaido: Muroran (Silva 1996-to date). Type: K. Kogame; 2.ii.1988; SAP 059746 (Silva 1996-to date
Source of current name
Santiañez, W.J.E. & Kogame, K. (2019). Proposals to recognize Petalonia tenella comb. nov. and to resurrect Hapterophycus canaliculatus (Scytosiphonaceae, Phaeophyceae). Botanica Marina 62(2): 149-153.
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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