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Lyngbya anomala (C.B.Rao) Umezaki & Watanabe

Publication details
Lyngbya anomala (C.B.Rao) Umezaki & Watanabe 1994: 192

Published in: Umezaki, I. & Watanabe, M. (1994). Enumeration of the Cyanophyta (blue-green algae) of Japan 1. Chroococcales and Oscillatoriales. Japanese Journal of Phycology 42: 175-219.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Phormidium anomalum C.B.Rao

Type information
Type locality: Benares (Varanasi), India, in fresh water (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 35).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), unusual.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phormidium anomalum C.B.Rao 1937

Nomenclatural notes
Combination independently introduced by Anagnostidis (2001). - (1 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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 16 February 2019.

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