156,993 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,048 images, 60,693 bibliographic items, 451,449 distributional records.

Scytonema byssoideum C.Agardh, nom. inval.

Publication details
Scytonema byssoideum C.Agardh 1812: 39, nom. inval.

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1812). Dispositio algarum Sueciae, quam publico examini subjiciunt Carl Adolph Agardh... & David Sjöström, Smolandus. Die [in handwriting:] xvi maji [original April date deleted] mdcccxii. p. iv. h. et l.s. pp. Pars 4: [i-iii], [35-42]. Lundae: Litteris Berlingianis.
 Download PDF

Publication date: 16 May 1812

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scytonema is Scytonema hofmanii C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hassallia byssoidea Hassall ex Bornet & Flahault

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (29 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Binomial also proposed by L. Hoffmann 1986, Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 56, p. 110, with Basionym Hassallia byssoidea Hassall ex Bornet et Flahault 1886 (see INA). - (11 Jul 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Jäder, Västmanland, Sweden (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 67).

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.

Source of current name
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Created: 20 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 29 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 379 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=24908

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 14 December 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio