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Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Synechococcophycidae
Order Synechococcales
Family Synechococcales familia incertae sedis
Genus Heteroleibleinia

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Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann
Filaments on Tolypothrix. River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann
Filaments on Tolypothrix (showing false branching of latter). River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann
Filaments on Tolypothrix. River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly. (Panorama merged image at low magnification).. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann
Filaments on (out of field) Tolypothrix. River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann
Filaments on Tolypothrix. River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Fucus saccharinus var. angusto-bullatus Wahlenberg

Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann Filaments on Tolypothrix. River Ehen, Cumbria, UK. Collected by Martyn Kelly
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann 1985: 76

Published in: Hoffmann, L. (1985). Quelques remarques sur la classification des Oscillatoriaceae. Cryptogamie, Algologie 6: 71-79.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Heteroleibleinia.

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

Basionym
Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg

Type information
Type locality: Germany [type of Hygrocrocis rigidula Kützing]

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat rigid (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg 1892

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Hygrocrocis rigidula Kützing 1843
Leptothrix rigidula (Kützing) Kützing 1845
Hypheothrix rigidula (Kützing) Grunow 1870
Leptotrichia rigidula (Kützing) Trevisan 1879
Lyngbya tenerrima var. rigidula 1884

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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.

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

Park, J.-G. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 5, Number 2 Cyanophyta: Cyanophyceae: Chroococcales, Oscillatoriales. Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota II. pp. [1-6], 1-108, figs 1-56. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

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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