Planktolyngbya crassa J.Komárková-Legnerová & Cronberg 1992
Planktolyngbya crassa J.Komárková-Legnerová & Cronberg 1992: 22, fig. 1a, pl. 1 [iconotype: fig. 1a]
Published in: Komárková-Legnerová, J. & Cronberg, G. (1992). New and recombined filamentous Cyanophytes from lakes in South Scania, Sweden. Algological Studies 67: 21-32.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planktolyngbya is Planktolyngbya limnetica (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnerová & Cronberg.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sweden: Skåne: Vombsjön
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), thick (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Needs revision." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 158). - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.