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Chlorosiphon shuttleworthianus Kützing

Publication details
Chlorosiphon shuttleworthianus Kützing 1843: 301

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chlorosiphon.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scytosiphon lomentaria (Lyngbye) Link

Eponomy
Robert James Shuttleworth (1810-1874) was in the Renvyl area in Connemara in 1830 and 1831 helping his stepbrother Blake on his estate. During this time he collected several algae, flowering plants (Webb & Scannell 1983: 16), and molluscs (Thompson 1856:

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Ireland ["west coast of Eire"'; probably Co. Galway] (Papenfuss 1958: 104). Holotype: L (Papenfuss 1958: 104).

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Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.

Key references
Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.

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