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Microcystis orissica West

Publication details
Microcystis orissica West 1911: 84, fig. 9

Published in: West, W. with notes by Annadale, N. (1911). Descriptions of three new species of algae associated with Indian Freshwater Polyzoa.. Journal and Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bangal, New Seies 7: 83-84, pl. III.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Microcystis is Microcystis aeruginosa (Kützing) Kützing.

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

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Desikachary, T.V. (1959). Cyanophyta. pp. [i]-x, [1]-686, pls 1-139. New Delhi: Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

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