Calothrix luteola Carmichael in Greville 1827: 299
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1827). Scottish cryptogamic flora, or coloured figures and descriptions of cryptogamic plants, belonging chiefly to the order Fungi; and intended to serve as a continuation of English Botany. Vol. 5 (fasc. 49-54), pls 241-270 (with text). Edinburgh & London: MacLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin, Craddock & Joy.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Calothrix is Calothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lyngbya luteola P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Gomont
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), yellowish.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Bornet, É. & Flahault, C. (1886). Revision des Nostocacées hétérocystées contenues dans les principaux herbiers de France. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Septième série 3: 323-381.
Drouet, F. (1968). Revision of the classification of the Oscillatoriaceae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Monograph 15: i-vi, 1-370, 131 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.