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Phormidium spongeliae Gomont 1892

Publication details
Phormidium spongeliae Gomont 1892: 161, pl. IV: figs 8-10 (as 'Spongeliae' )

Published in: Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées Homocystées). Deuxième partie. - Lyngbyées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
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Publication date: 1 January 1892

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Phormidium is Phormidium lucidum Kützing ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hormoscilla feldmannii Anagnostidis

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Oscillaria spongeliae F.E. Schulze 1878 (devalidated name). Phormidium spongeliae Gomont, new name. Later starting point (INA). Cited by some as P. spongeliae Schulze ex Gomont. - (2 Apr 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80: 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.

Key references
Geitler, L. (1932). Cyanophyceae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ed. 2. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 14, pp. 673-1196, i-[vi]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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