Scytonema flexuosum ex Kützing, nom. inval.
Scytonema flexuosum Meneghini ex Kützing 1849: 308, nom. inval.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: pre-starting-point-date name. May have been validated. - (2 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Scytonema flexuosum Meneghini ex Kützing)
Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Day et al. 1995).
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2020.