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Lyngbya orientalis (G.S.West) Compère

Publication details
Lyngbya orientalis (G.S.West) Compère 1974: 18

Published in: Compère, P. (1974). Cyanophycées de la region du lac Tchad, taxons, combinaisons et noms nouveaux. Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique / Bulletin van de National Plantentuin van België 44, No 1/2: 17-21.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lyngbya is Lyngbya confervoides C.Agardh ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Leptolyngbya orientalis (G.S.West) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Basionym
Phormidium orientale G.S.West

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), eastern.

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

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 239), who add that Compère's description "differs from the original concept". Nevertheless, the combination applies to the original name. - (31 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

Created: 19 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 March 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 17 February 2019.

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