Lyngbya rosea W.R.Taylor, nom. illeg.
Lyngbya rosea W.R.Taylor 1928: 45, nom. illeg.
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1928). The marine algae of Florida with special reference to the Dry Tortugas. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 379: [i-] v, - 219, 3 figs, 7 tables, 37 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lyngbya sordida Gomont
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Lyngbya rosea (Kützing) Hansgirg. - (30 Jul 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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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Verified by: 03 April 2017 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 19 February 2019.