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Scytonema azureum Tilden

Publication details
Scytonema azureum Tilden 1909: no. 630

Published in: Tilden, J.E. (1909). American algae. Cent. 7 (Exsiccata). Vol. Cent. 7 pp. 601-650. Minneapolis.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Scytonema is Scytonema hofmanii C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Scytonema

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sky-blue.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Tilden, J.E. (1910). Minnesota algae. Volume 1. The Myxophyceae of North America and adjacent regions including Central America, Greenland, Bermuda, The West Indies and Hawaii Report of the Survey, Botanical Series VIII. pp. [i]-iv, [1]-328, pls I-XX. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Regents of the University.

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