Oscillatoria sandbergii Skuja
Oscillatoria sandbergii Skuja 1964: 53
Published in: Skuja, H. (1964). Grundzüge der Algenflora und Algenvegetation der Fjeldgegenden um Abisko in Schwedisch-Lappland. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series 4, 18(3): 1-465.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microcoleus vaginatus Gomont ex Gomont
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Strunecký et al. (2017: 119): "This species was described from soil in Sweden. It is also too wide (5%u20136.5 ?m) and has cells shorter than wide to isodiametric. It is also calyptrate. It conforms in both morphology and ecology to Microcoleus vaginatus, and we consider it to be a later synonym of that species." - (30 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a terrestrial species.
Source of current name
Strunecky, O., Bohunická, M., Johansen, J.R., Capková, K., Raabová, L., Dvorák, P. & Komárek, J., (2017). A revision of the genus Geitlerinema and a description of the genus Anagnostidinema gen. nov. (Oscillatoriophycidae, Cyanobacteria). Fottea, Olomouc 17(1): 114-126, 4 figs.
Created: 13 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 30 March 2017 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 23 March 2019.