Syringoderma abyssicola ( & N.L.Gardner)
Microzonia abyssicola (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Camacho & Fredericq San Juan County, Washington, SE corner of Shaw Island; from KEEN diving site, under mixed Saccharina spp. canopy; -15ft. MLLW 48.54733, -122.95156
© Tom Mumford
Syringoderma abyssicola (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Levring 1940: 8
Published in: Levring, T. (1940). Die Phaeophyceengattungen Clanidophora, Distromium und Syringoderma. Kungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Förhandlingar 10(20): 217-227, 5 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Syringoderma.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microzonia abyssicola (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Camacho & Fredericq
Type locality: USA: Washington: Griffen Bay, San Juan Island (Camacho, Sauvage & Fredericq 2018: 419). Holotype: growing attached to shells of molluscs in 10-15 fathoms. UC 229737 (Camacho, Sauvage & Fredericq 2018: 419).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in the depths.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Camacho, O., Sauvage, T. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Taxonomic transfer of Syringoderma to Microzonia (Syringodermataceae, Syringodermatales), including a new record of Microzonia floridana comb. nov. for the Gulf of Mexico. Phycologia 57(4): 413-421, 12 figs.
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 July 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Walker, D.C. & Henry, E.C. (1978). Unusual reproductive structures in Syringoderma abyssicola (S. & G.) Levring. New Phytologist 80: 193-197.
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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 23 February 2020.