Fischerella thermalis Gomont 1895
Fischerella thermalis Gomont 1895: 52
Published in: Gomont, M.[A]. (1895). Note sur le Scytonema ambiguum Kützing. Journal de Botanique 9: 49-52, pl. 3 [missing].
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Fischerella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found growing by warm springs.
The supposed basionym is invalid as it is a pre-starting-point name. - (30 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
Fischera thermalis Schwabe 1837; Karlsbad warm springs (INA). - (25 Jun 2021) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, -1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.
Roy, S., Debnath, M. & Ray, S. (2014). Cyanobacterial flora of the geothermal spring at Panifala, West Bengal, India. Phykos 44(1): 1-8.
Created: 20 August 2004 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 25 June 2021 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 September 2021.