Kylinia scapae 1929
Kylinia scapae Lyle 1929: 245
Published in: Lyle, L (1929). Marine algae of some German warships in Scapa Flow and of the neighboring shores. Journal of the Linnean Society of London Botany 48: 231-257.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium scapae (Lyle) Papenfuss
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of Scapa Flow, Orkney Islands, Scotland.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Scapa Flow, Orkeny Islands, scotland (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 113). Lectotype: BM Sliude 3713 (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 113).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1945). Review of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 229-334.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 20 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. 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 25 November 2020.