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Lyngbya rupestris Hansgirg

Publication details
Lyngbya rupestris Hansgirg 1892: 105

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 Oscillatoria rupestris C.Agardh ex Gomont

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rocky, rock-dwelling (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria rupestris C.Agardh 1824
Microcoleus rupestris (C.Agardh) Rabenhorst 1847
Phormidium rupestre (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849
Oscillatoria rupestris C.Agardh ex Gomont 1892

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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 22 July 2019.

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