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
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2018.