Scytonema ocellatum f. minus Bharadwaja
Scytonema ocellatum f. minus Bharadwaja 1934: 161 (as 'minor' )
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scytonema ocellatum Lyngbye ex Bornet & Flahault
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), marked with two-coloured spots, having the centre of one colour surrounded by a broad ring of another (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
Desikachary, T.V. (1959). Cyanophyta. pp. [i]-x, -686, pls 1-139. New Delhi: Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
Created: 23 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 29 August 2016 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 12 December 2019.