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Scytonema simplex Bharadwaja

Publication details
Scytonema simplex Bharadwaja 1934: 157, fig. 1A, B

Published in: Bharadwaja, Y. (1934). The taxonomy of Scytonema and Tolypothrix, including some new records and some new species from India and Ceylon. Revue Algologique 7: 149-178.

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 (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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.

Desikachary, T.V. (1959). Cyanophyta. pp. [i]-x, [1]-686, pls 1-139. New Delhi: Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

Gul, R., Zarina, A., Masud-ul-Hasan & Shameel, M. (2007). Taxonomic study of Cyanophyta from Sialkot, Pakistan. International Journal of Phycology and Phycochemistry 3(1): 37-48.

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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