Porphyrosiphon luteus (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988
Porphyrosiphon luteus (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 409
Published in: Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80(1-4): 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Porphyrosiphon is Porphyrosiphon notarisii Kützing ex Gomont.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oscillatoria lutea C.Agardh.
Lyngbya lutea Gomont
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), yellow.
This is a freshwatermarinebrackish species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 July 2022
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 July 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2023