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Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg, nom. inval.

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

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Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg
Panama. In situ: thalli forming thin film over sandy area. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg
Panama. Cell walls slightly constricted; cells slightly wider than long. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg
Panama. Cell walls slightly constricted; apical cell bluntly rounded. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg
Panama. Trichomes generally straight, occasionally gently curved. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

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Oscillatoria subsalsa C.Agardh Panama. Cell walls slightly constricted; cells slightly wider than long
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Lyngbya subsalsa (C.Agardh) Hansgirg 1893: 226, nom. inval.

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 Spirulina subsalsa Oersted ex Gomont

Basionym
Oscillatoria subsalsa C.Agardh

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

Taxonomic notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Created: 03 May 2005 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 25 February 2014 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 16 February 2019.

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