Scytosiphon attenuatus Kjellman 1883
Scytosiphon attenuatus Kjellman 1883: 321, pl. 26: figs 1-5
Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1883). Norra Ishafvets algflora [Northern Arctic Ocean algalflora]. Vega-expeditionens Vetenskapliga Iakttagelser 3: 1-431, pls 1-31.
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 Delamarea attenuata (Kjellman) Rosenvinge.
Type locality: Isfjorden, Spetsbergen; (Athanasiadis 1996: 163) Type: UPS?;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 19 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 24 July 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 July 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 March 2023