Cylindrospermum majus Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault 1888
Cylindrospermum majus Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault 1888: 252
Published in: Bornet, É. & Flahault, C. (1886 '1888'). Revision des Nostocacées hétérocystées contenues dans les principaux herbiers de France (quatrième et dernier fragment). Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Septième Série 7: 177-262.
Publication date: 1 Jan 1886
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Cylindrospermum.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Wangerooge, East Frisian Islands, Germany; (Silva & al. 1996: 69) Notes: Silva et al. (1996: 69) note that Drouet (1978: 146) cited a specimen from Wangerooge (in L) as the type of this species, which he referred to Anabaina licheniformis Bory de Saint-Vincent.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 21 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson.
Last updated: 21 August 2019
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 August 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 December 2023