Trichormus variabilis (Kützing ex & Flahault) Komárek & Anagnostidis
Trichormus variabilis (Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault) Komárek & Anagnostidis 1989: 304
Published in: Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1989). Modern approach to the classification system of Cyanophytes 4 - Nostocales. Algological Studies 56: 247-345.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Trichormus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lectotype locality: Wangerooge, East Frisian Islands, Germany (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 71). Notes: This type locality was first described by Drouet (1978: 159)(Silva et al., 1996)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variable (Stearn 1973).
Anabaena variabilis Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault 1886
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
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