Lyngbya compressa Utermöhl 1925
Lyngbya compressa Utermöhl 1925: 285, fig. 29
Published in: Utermöhl, H. (1925). Limnologische Phytoplanktonstudien. Die Besiedelung ostholsteinischer Seen mit Schwebpflanzen: Mit 42 Textabbildungen und Kurventafel. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Supplement 5: 1-527.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planktothrix compressa (Utermöhl) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Type locality: Holstein, Germany (Utermöhl 1925: 285).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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
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.
Created: 05 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 08 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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 26 July 2021.