Scytosiphon intestinalis var. nematodes Wallroth, nom. illeg.
Scytosiphon intestinalis var. nematodes Wallroth 1833: 64, nom. illeg.
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 Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), relating to or found in the intestines (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet; cites Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 952 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=98842
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 January 2019.