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Lyngbya bouillonii L.Hoffmann & V.Demoulin

Publication details
Lyngbya bouillonii L.Hoffmann & V.Demoulin 1991: 85, figs 1-7

Published in: Hoffmann, L. & Demoulin, V. (1991). Marine Cyanophyceae of Papua New Guinea. II. Lyngbya bouillonii sp. nov., a remarkable tropical reef-inhabiting blue-green alga. Belgian Journal of Botany 124(1): 82-88, 8 figs.

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 Moorea bouillonii (L.R.Hoffmann & Demoulin) Engene, Rottacker, Kastovsky, Byrum, Hy.Choi, Ellisman, Komárek & Gerwick

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

Habitat notes
Reef-inhabiting species, Papua New Guinea. - (1 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Papua New Guinea: Madang Prov.: Hansa Bay (Silva 1996-to date). Type: V. Demoulin 7122; 27.v.1986; LG (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Engene, N., Coates, R.C. & Gerwick, W.H. (2010). 16S rRNA gene heterogeneity in the filamentous marine cyanobacterial genus Lyngbya. Journal of Phycology 46(3): 591-601.

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

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 May 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Hoffmann, L. & Demoulin, V. (1991). Marine Cyanophyceae of Papua New Guinea. II. Lyngbya bouillonii sp. nov., a remarkable tropical reef-inhabiting blue-green alga. Belgian Journal of Botany 124(1): 82-88, 8 figs.

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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 17 February 2019.

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