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Lyngbya capitata (Desikachary) Anagnostidis

Publication details
Lyngbya capitata (Desikachary) Anagnostidis 2001: 372

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (2001). Nomenclatural changes in cyanoprokaryotic order Oscillatoriales. Preslia, Praha 73: 359-375.

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.

Basionym
Phormidium rotheanum var. capitatum Desikachary

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a knob-like head or tip (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phormidium rotheanum var. capitatum Desikachary 1959

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
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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