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Oscillatoria retzii C.Agardh, nom. inval.

Publication details
Oscillatoria retzii C.Agardh 1812: 36, nom. inval.

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1812). Dispositio algarum Sueciae, quam publico examini subjiciunt Carl Adolph Agardh...& Elias Magnus Fries, Smolandus. Die [in handwriting:] xv maji [original April date deleted] mdcccxii. p. iii. h, et l.s. Pars 3. pp. [i], 27-34. Lundae: Litteris Berlingianis.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Oscillatoria is Oscillatoria princeps Vaucher ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phormidium retzii Kützing ex Gomont

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

Taxonomic notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (16 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Sweden ("Oscillatoria Retzii Ag. Suecia") (Drouet 1968: 191). Type: LD (in Herbarium Retzius)

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

Key references
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.

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