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Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Oscillatoriaceae
Genus Lyngbya

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Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg
Panama. In situ: as small mucilaginous finger-like masses. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg
Panama. Cluster of trichomes forming bundle or finger-like skeins. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg
Panama. Trichomes tangled or somewhat parallel, forming skeins of filaments. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg
Panama. Trichome apices with slight taper. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg
Panama. Trichome apices often with slight taper; terminal cells generally with rounded cap (calyptra). D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

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Phormidium subfuscum Kützing ex Gomont Panama. In situ: as small mucilaginous finger-like masses
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Lyngbya subfusca (Kützing ex Gomont) Hansgirg 1892: 113

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Phormidium subfuscum Kützing ex Gomont

Basionym
Phormidium subfuscum Kützing ex Gomont

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

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