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Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim 1965

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Oscillatoriaceae
Genus Oscillatoria

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Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim
Manitoba, Canada; Pelican lake, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 400x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 400x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim 1965: 402, figs 1a-f, 2

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Oscillatoria is Oscillatoria princeps Vaucher ex Gomont.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Kiessee in Gottingen (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Suda et al. (2002: 1592), this is a synonym of Planktothrix agardhii. - (5 Aug 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

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