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Lyngbya pusilla Hansgirg, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Lyngbya pusilla Hansgirg 1893: 84, nom. illeg.

Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1893 '1892'). Prodromus der Algenflora von Böhmen. Zweiter Theil welcher die blaugrünen Algae (Myxophyceen, Cyanophyceen), nebst Nachträgen zum ersten Theile und einer systmatischen Bearbeitung der in Böhmen verbreiten saprophytischen Bacterien und Euglenen enhält. Mit den opiz-preise Gekrönte Arbeit auf Kosten des Opizfondes. Archiv für die naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 8(4): 1-268.
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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 pusilla (Hansgirg) Compère

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

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Lyngbya pusilla Harvey ex Gomont. - (23 Jul 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Compère, P. (1985). Combinaisons nouvelles dans les Cyanophycées. Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 55: 487-489.

Key references
Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80: 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.

Geitler, L. (1932). Cyanophyceae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ed. 2. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 14, pp. 673-1196, i-[vi]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Hansgirg, A. (1889). Resultate der vom Verfasser im J. 1888 ausgeführten Durchforschung der Süswasseralgen und der saprophytischen Bacterien Böhmens. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Böhmischen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften, Mathematischnaturwissenschaftliche Classe 1889(1): 121-164.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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