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Lyngbya constricta F.E.Fritsch & F.Rich

Publication details
Lyngbya constricta F.E.Fritsch & F.Rich in Fritsch, Rich & Stephens 1930: 83, fig. 27 A-C

Published in: Fritsch, F.E., Rich, F. & Stephens, M.L. (1930). Contributions to our knowledge of freshwater algae of Africa. 7. Freshwater algae (exclusive of diatoms) from Griqualand West. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 18: 1-92, figs 1-32.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lyngbya is Lyngbya confervoides C.Agardh ex Gomont.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), constricted.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

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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