Scytonema julianum ex B.A.Whitton
Scytonema julianum Meneghini ex B.A.Whitton 2011: 148
Published in: Meneghini, G. (1841). Lettera del Prof. Giuseppe Meneghini al Dott. Corinaldi. Giornale Toscano di Scienze Mediche, Fisiche e Naturali 1: 186-189.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Drilosiphon julianus Kützing 1847
Scytonema julianum Meneghini is a pre-starting-point invalid name that does not seem to have been validated by any of the earlier authors (Hansgirg, De Toni, etc.) who treated it within or as a synonym of S. hofmannii. As Whitton provided a description, we have treated it as being validated by him. - (7 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a terrestrial species.
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.
Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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Aboal, M., Asencio, A.D. & Prefasi, M. (1994). Studies on cave cyanophytes from southeastern Spain: Scytonema julianum (Meneghini ex Franck) Richter. Algological Studies 75: 31-36.
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