Scytonema torulosum C.-C.
Scytonema torulosum C.-C.Jao 1940: 209, pl. II : fig. 10
Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1940 '1939'). Studies on the freshwater algae of China. IV. Subaerial and aquatic algae from Nanyoh, Hunan. Sinensia 10: 161-239, pls 1, 2.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Perhaps referable to Petalonema (Komárek 2013: 152-156). - (17 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a terrestrial species.
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, -1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.
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