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Spirulina tenuissima Kützing, nom. inval. 1836

Publication details
Spirulina tenuissima Kützing 1836: (no. 1), nom. inval.

Published in: Kützing, F.T (1836). Algarum aquae dulcis germanicarum Decas XIII. pp. [1-20]. Halis Saxonum [Halle]: in commissis C.A. Schwetschkii et fil..
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont.

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

Type information
Type locality: Trieste (Silva & al. 1996: 57).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (24 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine 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.

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