Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis
Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada 1935: 12, pl. 1
Published in: Yamada, Y. (1935). Marine algae from Urup, the middle Kuriles, especially from the vicinity of Iema Bay. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 1-26.
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 Scytosiphon dotyi M.J.Wynne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Scytosiphon lomentaria f. tortilis Yamada)
Japanese: Yore-kayamo (Tokida 1954).
Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, -359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Created: 26 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2019.