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Phormidium setchellianum Gomont

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

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Phormidium setchellianum Gomont
USA; 1000x, DIC, Dr. Barry H. Rosen USGS. 26 May 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phormidium setchellianum Gomont
USA; 1000x, DIC, Dr. Barry H. Rosen USGS. 26 May 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phormidium setchellianum Gomont
USA; 1000x, DIC, Dr. Barry H. Rosen USGS. 26 May 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Phormidium setchellianum Gomont
USA; 400x, DIC, Dr. Barry H. Rosen USGS. 26 May 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

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Phormidium setchellianum Gomont USA; 1000x, DIC, Dr. Barry H. Rosen USGS
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Publication details
Phormidium setchellianum Gomont 1892: 190, pl. V: figs 25, 26 (as 'Setchellianum' )

Published in: Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées Homocystées). Deuxième partie. - Lyngbyées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Phormidium is Phormidium lucidum Kützing ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microcoleus setchellianus (Gomont) Strunecky, Komárek & Johansen

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: USA: Connecticut: near Norwich (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Setchell; on rocks at the bottom of a stream. (Silva 1996-to date

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Source of current name
Strunecky, O., Komárek, J., Johansen, J., Lukesová, A. & Elster, J. (2013). Molecular and morphological criteria for revision of the genus Microcoleus (Oscillatoriales, cyanobacteria). Journal of Phycology 49(6): 1167-1180, 4 figs.

Key references
Geitler, L. (1932). Cyanophyceae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ed. 2. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 14, pp. 673-1196, i-[vi]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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

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