Scytosiphon lomentaria (Lyngbye) Link, nom. cons. 1833
Scytosiphon lomentaria (Lyngbye) LinkNorthern California - 08 March 2011. Wendell Wood (email@example.com)
Scytosiphon lomentaria (Lyngbye) Link, nom. cons. 1833: 232; pl. 28
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytosiphon is Scytosiphon filum var. lomentarius (Lyngbye) C.Agardh.
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Chorda lomentaria Lyngbye
Syntype localities: "Habitat in infimo refluxus limite ad littora Faeroensia, ut a Qvivig, copiosa. Ad Hammerhuus Bornholmiae" [Quivig, Faeroe Islands and Bornholm, Denmark]; (Lyngbye 1819: 74) Type: C; (Womersley 1987: 295) Notes: Womersley (1987: 295) gives the following data: Type from Quivig, Faroe Is; in Herb Lyngbye, C, which could constitute a lectotypification.
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 March 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022