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Mastigocoleopsis obtusa (N.Carter) Geitler

Publication details
Mastigocoleopsis obtusa (N.Carter) Geitler 1925: 258

Published in: Geitler, L. (1925). Synoptische darstellung der Cyanophyceen in morphologischer und systematischer Hinsicht. Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt 41(Abt. 2): 163-294, pls XVII-XX.

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

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

Basionym
Mastigocoleus obtusus N.Carter

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Mastigocoleus obtusus N.Carter 1922

Taxonomic notes
"Needs revision" (Komárek 2013: 499). - (30 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a aerophytic species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Created: 17 September 2004 by Robert Wilkes

Verified by: 30 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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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 18 July 2019.

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