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Lyngbya aerugineo-caerulea Gomont

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Oscillatoriaceae
Genus Lyngbya

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Lyngbya aerugineo-caerulea Gomont
Prox. Showing thick sheath. Edale, Derbyshire. UK.. 03 Aug 2006. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Phloiocaulon suhrii (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva

Lyngbya aerugineo-caerulea Gomont Prox. Showing thick sheath. Edale, Derbyshire. UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Lyngbya aerugineo-caerulea Gomont 1892: 146, pl. IV: figs 1-3

Published in: Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées Homocystées). Deuxième partie. - Lyngbyées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
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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 Potamolinea aerugineo-caerulea (Gomont) M.D.Martins & L.H.Z.Branco

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

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 632). - (1 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Martins, M.D. & Branco, L.H.Z. (2016). Potamolinea gen. nov. (Oscillatoriales, Cyanobacteria): a phylogenetically and ecologically coherent cyanobacterial genus. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 66(9): 3632-3641, 3 fig., 2 tables.

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.

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]

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

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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