Myxosarcina spectabilis var. decolorata Varma & Mitra 1962
Myxosarcina spectabilis var. decolorata Varma & Mitra 1962: 356, pls 80, 81
Published in: Varma, A.K. & Mitra, A.K. (1962). On the life-history and mode of perennation of Myxosarcina spectabilis Geitler and Ruttner var. decolorata n. var. Nova Hedwigia 4(3-4): 351-358.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Myxosarcina decolorata (Varma & Mitra) Komárek & Anagnostidis
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spectacular.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial 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.
Source of current name
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.
Created: 27 August 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 July 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Varma, A.K. & Mitra, A.K. (1962). On the life-history and mode of perennation of Myxosarcina spectabilis Geitler and Ruttner var. decolorata n. var. Nova Hedwigia 4(3-4): 351-358.
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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 27 October 2021.