Lyngbya penicillata (Kützing) , nom. inval.
Lyngbya penicillata (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1865: 146, nom. inval.
Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1865). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio II. Algas phycochromaceas complectens. pp. 1-319, 71 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Symplocastrum penicillatum (Gomont) Anagnostidis
Leibleinia penicillata Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a pencil or an artist'’s camel-hair brush (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (30 Sep 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 10 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 30 September 2015 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 22 February 2019.