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Nostoc fuscescens F.E.Fritsch

Publication details
Nostoc fuscescens F.E.Fritsch 1912: 41, pl. 3: figs 138-144

Published in: Fritsch, F.E. (1912). Freshwater algae. In: National Antarctic Expedition 1901-1904 Natural History. Vol. VI. Zoology and Botany [Part 3]. (Anon. Eds), pp. 1-66. London: Printed by order of the Trustees of the Bitish Museum.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nostoc is Nostoc commune Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nostoc fuscescens var. mixtum F.E.Fritsch 1917

Taxonomic notes
"Unclear species" (Komárek 2013: 1002). - (11 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Chu Hoajan [Chu, H.J.] et al. (2007). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus IX Cyanophyta Hormogonophyceae. pp. [1-8], i-xviii, 1-312, incl. pls I-CIX. Beijing: Science Press.

Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

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