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Neolyngbya granulosa Caires, Sant'Anna & J.M.C.Nunes 2017

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


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Neolyngbya granulosa Caires, Sant'Anna & J.M.C.Nunes
Brazil, Bahia State, Cairú city, Três Coqueiros beach. 07 May 2020. Taiara Aguiar Caires. © Image Bank of the Marine Algae Laboratory (LAMAR-UFBA).


Navicula reichardtiana var. crassa Lange-Bertalot & Hofmann

Neolyngbya granulosa Caires, Sant'Anna & J.M.C.Nunes Brazil, Bahia State, Cairú city, Três Coqueiros beach
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Publication details
Neolyngbya granulosa Caires, Sant'Anna & J.M.C.Nunes in Caires & al. 2017: 204, fig. 5

Published in: Caires, T.A., Lyra, G.M., Hentschke, G.S., Pedrini, A.G., Sant'Anna, C.L. & Nunes, J.M.C. (2017 ('2018')). Neolyngbya gen. nov. (Cyanobacteria, Oscillatoriaceae): A new filamentous benthic marine taxon widely distributed along the Brazilian coast . Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 120: 196-211, 10 fig. 3 tables.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neolyngbya is Neolyngbya maris-brasiliensis Caires, Sant'Anna & J.M.C.Nunes.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Affixifilum granulosum (Caires, Sant'Anna & Nunes) Lefler, D.E.Bertholdt & Laughinghouse

Type information
Type locality: Brazil: Bahia: Cairú city, Três Coqueiros-Barra Grande Beach (13 52 55.16S, 38 56 32.35W) (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: T.A. Caires, E.S.T. Pina 828; 21.viii.2015; ALCB 114378 (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulose (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Source of current name
Lefler, F.W., Berthold, D.E. & Laughinghouse IV, H.D. (2021). The occurrence of Affixifilum gen. nov. and Neolyngbya (Oscillatoriaceae) in South Florida (USA), with the description of A. floridanum sp. nov. and N. biscaynensis sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 57(1): 92-110.

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