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Lyngbya erecta Setchell & N.L.Gardner, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Lyngbya erecta Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1930: 122, nom. illeg.

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1930). Marine algae of the Revillagigedo Islands Expedition in 1925. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Series 4 19: 109-215, Plates 4-15.
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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 Heteroleibleinia gardneri (Geitler) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), erect (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: priority for Lyngbya erecta N.L.Gardner, 1927. - (1 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isla Clarión, Islas Revillagigedo, Mexico (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 122). Holotype: H.L. Mason No. 163; June; Epiphytic on "Ahnfeldtia". CAS 173634 (Setchell & Gardner 1930: 122).

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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 22 August 2019.

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