Scytonema arenarium , nom. inval.
Scytonema arenarium Berkeley 1839: 327, pl. VII: fig. 3, nom. inval.
Published in: Berkeley, M.J. (1839). Contributions towards a flora of Van Diemen's Land; from collections sent by R.W. Lawrence and Ronald Gunn Esqrs. to Sir W.J. Hooker. Annals of Natural History 3: 322-327, pl. VII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schizothrix arenaria Gomont
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: devalidated name because of later starting date for this group. - (12 Sep 2011) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Tasmania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 64).
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.
Created: 20 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 12 September 2011 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 12 December 2019.