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Microcystis prasina (Wittrock) Lemmermann

Publication details
Microcystis prasina (Wittrock) Lemmermann 1904: 146

Published in: Lemmermann, E. (1904). Das Plankton schwedischer Gewässer. Arkiv för Botanik 2(2): 1-209.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Microcystis is Microcystis aeruginosa (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Polycystis prasina Wittrock

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polycystis prasina Wittrock 1879

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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