Kamptonema formosum (Bory ex Gomont) Strunecký, Komárek & J.Smarda 2014
Oscillatoria formosa Bory ex Gomont Panama. Trichomes apices with slight taper, often with gradual curve
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Kamptonema formosum (Bory ex Gomont) Strunecký, Komárek & J.Smarda 2014: 204
Published in: Strunecký, O., Komárek, J. & Smarda, J. (2014). Kamptonema (Microcoleaceae, Cyanobacteria), a new genus
derived from the polyphyletic Phormidium on the basis of combined molecular and cytomorphological markers. Preslia (Prague) 86: 193-207.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Kamptonema is Kamptonema animale (C.Agardh ex Gomont) Strunecký, Komárek & J.Smarda.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Oscillatoria formosa Bory ex Gomont
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful.
Wet soils, shallow pools and ponds, probably cosmopolitan. - (6 Sep 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 06 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 June 2021.