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Lyngbya virescens Hassall

Publication details
Lyngbya virescens Hassall 1845: 222

Published in: Hassall, A.H. (1845). A history of the British freshwater algae, including descriptions of the Desmideae and Diatomaceae. With upwards of one hundred plates, illustrating the various species. Vol. I. pp. [i]-viii, [i]-462, [ i , err.]. London, Edinburgh, Paris & Leipzig: S. Highley, H. Baillière; Sunderland & Knox; J.B. Baillière; T.O. Weigel.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lyngbya is Lyngbya confervoides C.Agardh ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lyngbya virescens Hassall ex Gomont

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming green (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
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Created: 11 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 23 October 2005 by Fabio Rindi

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2019.

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