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Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada

Publication details
Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada 1935: 12, pl. 1

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1935). Marine algae from Urup, the middle Kuriles, especially from the vicinity of Iema Bay. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 1-26.
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Type species
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 Scytosiphon dotyi M.J.Wynne

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada)
Japanese: Yore-kayamo (Tokida 1954).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada)
Asia: Japan (Okamura 1936), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986), Kurile Islands (Nagai 1940).

Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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