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Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont 1892

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

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Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont
Panama. In situ: thalli forming thin delicate colony. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont
Panama. Cells wider than long; apical cell rounded, not capitate. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont
Panama. Trichomes straight or gently curved. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont
Panama. Trichomes apices blunt or with very light taper.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Bostrychia kelanensis Grunow

Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont Panama. Cells wider than long; apical cell rounded, not capitate
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Oscillatoria margaritifera Kützing ex Gomont 1892: 216, pl. VI/6: fig. 19

Published in: Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées Homocystées). Deuxième partie. - Lyngbyées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
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Publication date: 1 January 1892

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Oscillatoria is Oscillatoria princeps Vaucher ex Gomont.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillaria margaritifera Kützing 1847

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Calvados: De Brébisson!" (Kützing 1847: 31).

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Key references
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.

Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Ulcay, S., Taskin, E., Kurt, O. & Öztürk, M. (2014). Marine benthic Cyanobacteria in Northern Cyprus (Eastern Mediterranean Sea). Turkish Journal of Botany 39: 173-188.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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