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Lyngbya natans Hansgirg

Publication details
Lyngbya natans Hansgirg 1892: 115

Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1893 '1892'). Prodromus der Algenflora von Böhmen. Zweiter Theil welcher die blaugrünen Algae (Myxophyceen, Cyanophyceen), nebst Nachträgen zum ersten Theile und einer systmatischen Bearbeitung der in Böhmen verbreiten saprophytischen Bacterien und Euglenen enhält. Mit den opiz-preise Gekrönte Arbeit auf Kosten des Opizfondes. Archiv für die naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 8(4): 1-268.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), swimming, floating on or under the surface of the water (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria tenuis var. natans Gomont 1892
Phormidium natans (Gomont) P.A.C.Senna & Compère 1998

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 433). - (14 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Hansgirg (1892: 115) cited Oscillaria natans "Ktz. Tab. Phyc. I, T. 40", a devalidated name, which was based on Oscillatoria natans 1833 (type: Weissenfels, Halle district). This name was validated as Oscillatoria tenuis var. natans Gomont, 1892: 221, figs. 2, 3) but only has priority at this rank. - (14 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

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