Nostoc planctonicum V.S.Poretsky & V.K.Tschernov [Chernov]
Nostoc caeruleum var. planctonicum (V.S.Poretsky & V.K.Tschernow) B.A.Whitton Prox. Dalmellington Moss SSSI, South Ayrshire , Scotland.
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Nostoc planctonicum V.S.Poretsky & V.K.Tschernov [Chernov] 1929: 553, figs 1-10
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nostoc caeruleum var. planctonicum (V.S.Poretsky & V.K.Tschernow) B.A.Whitton
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), planktonic.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2019.