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Lyngbya spiraloides C.G.M.Archibald

Publication details
Lyngbya spiraloides C.G.M.Archibald 1967: 392, pl. 102(1): fig. 8

Published in: Archibald, C.G.M. (1967). New and interesting cyanophytes from the Kowie River system in the Eastern Cape Province (South Africa). II. Nova Hedwigia 13(3-4): 389-395, 1 pl., 17 figs.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 461). - (17 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: South Africa, Cape Province, the upper region of Kowie Ditch Stream which arises in the Hamilton Reservoir and runs parallel with South Street in Grahamstown. (Archibald 1967: 392).

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

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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 21 February 2019.

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