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Microcoleus autumnalis (Gomont) Strunecky, Komárek & J.R.Johansen 2013

Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Microcoleaceae
Genus Microcoleus


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Microcoleus autumnalis (Gomont) Strunecky, Komárek & J.R.Johansen
retaining wall in a sheltered and brackish water locality, Spain, Galicia, A Coruña, Ría del Burgo, 1991. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).


Acrochaetium affine M.Howe & Hoyt

Phormidium autumnale Gomont retaining wall in a sheltered and brackish water locality, Spain, Galicia, A Coruña, Ría del Burgo, 1991
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Microcoleus autumnalis (Gomont) Strunecky, Komárek & J.R.Johansen in Strunecky & al. 2013: 1176

Published in: Strunecky, O., Komárek, J., Johansen, J., Lukesová, A. & Elster, J. (2013). Molecular and morphological criteria for revision of the genus Microcoleus (Oscillatoriales, cyanobacteria). Journal of Phycology 49(6): 1167-1180, 4 figs.
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Publication date: 2013

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Microcoleus is Microcoleus vaginatus Gomont ex Gomont.

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

Phormidium autumnale Gomont

Type information
Type locality: "In nuda terra autumno" (Oscillatoria autumnalis C. Agardh) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), appearing or reproducing in autumn.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phormidium autumnale Gomont 1892
Lyngbya autumnalis (Gomont) P.A.C.Senna 1983

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria autumnalis C.Agardh 1812
Oscillatoriella autumnalis (C.Agardh) Gaillon 1833

Habitat notes
Ecology: streaming, mesotrophic to eutrophic waters (Strunecky et al. 2013). - (12 Feb 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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