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Oscillatoria zahidii Faridi & Khalil 1974

Publication details
Oscillatoria zahidii Faridi & Khalil 1974: 65, fig. 1

Published in: Faridi, M.A.F. & Khalil, Z. (1974). A new species of Oscillatoria (Cyanophyceae) Pakistan. Biologia (Pakistan) 20(1): 65-??.

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 zahidii (Faridi & Khalil) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Type information
Type locality: Pakistan; Peshawar: Mal mundi (Index Nominum Algarum). Holotype: Z. Khalil 5; 24 December 1973; Peshawar Univ. Herb. T104 (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
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.

Key references
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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