Scytosiphon lomentaria var. complanatus Rosenvinge 1893
Scytosiphon lomentaria var. complanatus Rosenvinge 1893: 863
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.
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 Planosiphon complanatus (Rosenvinge) McDevit & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Greenland: various localities (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: C (Index Nominum Algarum
Source of current name
McDevit, D.C. & Saunders, G.W. (2017). A molecular investigation of Canadian Scytosiphonaceae (Phaeophyceae) including descriptions of Planosiphon gen. nov. and Scytosiphon promiscuus sp. nov. Botany 95: 653–671, 10 figs, 2 tables.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2020 by Wendy Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 August 2020.