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.
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 December 2019.