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Spirulina oscillariorides Turpin, nom. inval. 1827

Publication details
Spirulina oscillariorides Turpin 1827: 309, pl. Oscillariées: fig. 3, nom. inval.

Published in: Turpin, P.J.F. (1827). Observations sur quelques productions marines, qui avoient été considerées, les unes, comme des Animalcules isolés, les autres, comme des agrégations filamenteuses d'animalcules analogues aux premiers. Mémoires du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle. Paris 15: 299-328, pls 10, 11.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont

Type information
Type locality: "dans les eaux douces & pures des fossés" (Silva & al. 1996: 56).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Often attribued "Turpin ex Gomont" but Gomont included this binomial under "Species inquirendae" (Gomont 1892: 255) and thus did not validate the name. - (24 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised species." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 152). - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Created: 13 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 24 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 May 2021.

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