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Spirulina margaritae Frémy 1927

Publication details
Spirulina margaritae Frémy 1927: 115, fig. 2 (as 'Margaritae' )

Published in: Frémy, P. (1927). Trois Oscilariées inédites trouvées dans l'herbier Gomont. Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle 33: 115-117.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Arthrospira margaritae (Frémy) Gomont ex Anagnostidis & Komárek

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. Ad oras insulae "Margarita" dictae, prope Venezulam; in filis Calotrichis pilosae Harv. epiphitica.- Leg. A. F. Blakeslie." (Frémy 1927: 116).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

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