Scytosiphon percursus (C. ) Wallroth
Percursaria percursa (C.Agardh) Rosenvinge microscope with Ulva clathrata, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain 2012
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Scytosiphon percursus (C.Agardh) Wallroth 1833: 66
Published in: Wallroth, F.G. (1833). Flora Cryptogamica Germaniae 2 Algas et fungos. pp. [i]-lvi, 1-923. Norimbergae [Nüremberg]: Schragius [J.L. Schrag].
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytosiphon is Scytosiphon filum var. lomentarius (Lyngbye) C.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Percursaria percursa (C.Agardh) Rosenvinge
Conferva percursa C.Agardh
Type locality: Hofmansgave, Fyn, Denmark (Womersley 1984: 136). Lectotype: LD herb. alg. Agardh 13617 (Bliding 1963 Notes: According to Bliding (1963), the specimen is "accompanied by a drawing in C. Agardh's hand."
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rambling or ranging over (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.
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Verified by: 11 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 22 February 2020.