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Leptolyngbya boryana (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Publication details
Leptolyngbya boryana (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 391

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80: 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Leptolyngbya.

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

Basionym
Plectonema boryanum Gomont

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Plectonema boryanum Gomont 1899

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya pseudoramosa L.Hoffmann 1986

Usage notes
suitable pioneer organism for soil restoration (Lin & Wu 2014). - (1 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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

Lin, C.S. & Wu, J.T. (2014). Tolerance of soil algae and cyanobacteria to drought stress. Journal of Phycology 50(1): 131-139.

Loza, V., Berrendero, E., Perona, E. & Mateo, P. (2013). Polyphasic characterization of benthic cyanobacterial diversity from biofilms of the Guadarrama river (Spain): morphological, molecular, and ecological approaches. Journal of Phycology 49(2): 282-297.

McGregor, G.B. (2007). Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota of North-Eastern Australia 1: Oscillatoriales. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series Number 24. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-123, 17 figs, 14 pls. Canberra: Australia Biological Resources Study.

Moro, I., Rascio, N., La Rocca, N., Sciuto, K., Albertano, P., Bruno, L. & Andreoli, C. (2010). Polyphasic characterization of a thermo-tolerant filamentous cyanobacterium isolated from the Euganean thermal muds (Padua, Italy). European Journal of Phycology 45(2): 143-154.

Whitton, B.A. (2002). Phylum Cyanophyta (Cyanobacteria). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 25-122. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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