Oscillatoriella vaginata , nom. inval.
Oscillatoriella vaginata Gaillon 1833: , nom. inval.
Published in: Gaillon, B. (1833). Aperçu d'histoire naturelle et observations sur les limites qui séparent le règne végétal du règne animal [suivi des] tableaux synoptiques et méthodiques des genres des Nématozoaires (Lu à la Société d'Agriculture, du Commerce et des Arts, de Boulogne-sur-mer, dans sa séance publique du 19 Septembre 1832)
. pp. -24, . Boulogne: Imprimerie de Le Roy-Mabille, Grande Rue, no. 51.
Publication date: Oct.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Microcoleus vaginatus Gomont ex Gomont
Oscillatoria vaginata Vaucher
Type locality: near Genève, Switzerland (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 48).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sheathed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 March 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 16 October 2019.