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Nostoc album N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Nostoc album N.L.Gardner 1927: 63, no fig.

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1927). New Myxophyceae from Porto Rico. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 7: 1-144, pls. 1-23.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nostoc is Nostoc commune Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), white.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
"Unclear species" (Komárek 2013: 997). - (11 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Created: 24 September 2004 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 04 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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