Oscillatoria lutea C.Agardh, nom. inval. 1824
Oscillatoria lutea C.Agardh, nom. inval. 1824: 68
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Publication date: probably September 1824
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Oscillatoria is Oscillatoria princeps Vaucher ex Gomont.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lyngbya lutea Gomont.
Type locality: Hälsingborg, Sweden; (Silva & al. 1996: 37)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), yellow.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 29 January 2001 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 25 August 2016
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 August 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 June 2023