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Phormidium rimosum (Komárek) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Publication details
Phormidium rimosum (Komárek) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 408

Published in: 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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Phormidium is Phormidium lucidum Kützing ex Gomont.

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

Basionym
Lyngbya rimosa Komárek

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), full of cracks, marked with numerous cracks (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya rimosa Komárek 1956

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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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