Scytonema obscurum var. terrestre 0
Scytonema obscurum var. terrestre Hansgirg
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dark, shady, indisctinct (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Scytonema obscurum var. terrestre Hansgirg)
North America: Channel Islands, California (Ramos et al. 2014).
Flechtner, V.R., Johansen, J.R. & Belnap, J. (2008). The biological soil crusts of the San Nicolas Island: enigmatic algae from a geographically isolated ecosystem. Western North American Naturalist 68(4): 405-436.
Created: 27 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 October 2020.