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Lyngbya curvata Rabenhorst ex Gomont

Publication details
Lyngbya curvata Rabenhorst ex Gomont 1893: 102

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
Adjective (Latin), curved (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Siphoderma curvatum (Meneghini) Kützing
Microcoleus curvatus Meneghini 1842
Scytonema curvatum (Meneghini) Borzì 1879

Nomenclatural notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 633). - (1 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Rabenhorst, L. (1865). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio II. Algas phycochromaceas complectens. pp. 1-319, 71 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.

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