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Oscillatoria aeruginosa C.Agardh, nom. inval.

Publication details
Oscillatoria aeruginosa C.Agardh 1817: 109, nom. inval.

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, [1]-135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
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Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), verdigris (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya aeruginosa (C.Agardh) C.Agardh 1824
Oscillaria aeruginosa (C.Agardh) Ruprecht 1844

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (1 May 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
This name was not validated by Gomont (1829: 241) bu was included by him in a list of "species excludendae" in which he included it in the synonymy of Hydrocoloum glutinosum Gomont. - (30 Apr 2014) - M.D. Guiry

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.

Created: 13 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 30 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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Martín-Clemente, E., Melero-Jiménez, I.J., Bañares-España, E., Flores-Moya, A. & García-Sánchez, M.J. (2019). Adaptation dynamics and evolutionary rescue under sulfide selection in cyanobacteria: a comparative study between Microcystis aeruginosa and Oscillatoria sp. (Cyanobacteria). Journal of Phycology 55(6): 1348-1360.

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