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Scytonema hyalinum N.L.Gardner 1927

Publication details
Scytonema hyalinum N.L.Gardner 1927: 7, pl. 1: fig. 7

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1927). On a collection of Myxophyceae from Fukien Province, China. University of California Publications in Botany 14(1): 1-20, pls 1-5.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), glassy, hyaline, glassy-green.

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

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Kushan, near Foochow, China (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: H.H. Chung 387; Herb. Farlow (Index Nominum Algarum

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Key references
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.

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

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