Oscillaria violacea Wallroth
Oscillaria violacea Wallroth 1833: 18; devalidated name
Published in: Wallroth, F.G. (1833). Flora Cryptogamica Germaniae 2 Algas et fungos. pp. [i]-lvi, 1-923. Norimbergae [Nüremberg]: Schragius [J.L. Schrag].
The type species (holotype) of the genus Oscillaria is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microcoleus wallrothii Strunecky, Komárek & J.R.Johansen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), violet, refers to the blue-red colours nearer blue (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (1 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 25 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 25 February 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.