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Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg

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

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

Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg
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).

Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg
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).

Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg
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).

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

 

Laminaria saccharina f. borealis Foslie

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

Publication details
Lyngbya rigidula Kützing ex Hansgirg 1892: 84

Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1893 '1892'). Prodromus der Algenflora von Böhmen. Zweiter Theil welcher die blaugrünen Algae (Myxophyceen, Cyanophyceen), nebst Nachträgen zum ersten Theile und einer systmatischen Bearbeitung der in Böhmen verbreiten saprophytischen Bacterien und Euglenen enhält. Mit den opiz-preise Gekrönte Arbeit auf Kosten des Opizfondes. Archiv für die naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 8(4): 1-268.
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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 Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

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Source of current name
Hoffmann, L. (1985). Quelques remarques sur la classification des Oscillatoriaceae. Cryptogamie, Algologie 6: 71-79.

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