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Scytonema cinereum Meneghini, nom. inval.

Publication details
Scytonema cinereum Meneghini 1837: 13, nom. inval.

Published in: Meneghini, G. (1837). Conspectus algologiae Euganeae. Comentarii di Medicina del dott. G.F. Spongia 4: 321-355 [reprint 1-37].

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scytonema ocellatum Lyngbye ex Bornet & Flahault

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ash-coloured.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: pre-starting-date name. - (14 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Created: 23 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 14 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2019.

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