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Scytonema calcicola Kufferath

Publication details
Scytonema calcicola Kufferath 1914: 269, fig. 20 (as 'calcicolum' )

Published in: Kufferath, H. (1914). Contribution à l'étude de la flore algologique du Luxembourg meridionale. II. Chlorophycees (exclus. Desmidiacées), Flagellates et Cyanophycées. Annales de Biologie Lacustre 7: 231-271.

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), lime-loving.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater 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.

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

Created: 21 August 2004 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 25 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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