Oscillatoria alba Vaucher, nom. inval. 1803
Oscillatoria alba Vaucher 1803: 198, nom. inval.
Published in: Vaucher, J.-P. [É.] (1803). Histoire des conferves d'eau douce. Contenant leurs différens modes de reproduction, et la description de leurs principales espèces, suivie de l'histoire des trémelles et des ulves d'eau douce. pp. [i]-xv, -285 , pls I-XVII plates. Genève [Geneva]: chez J.J. Paschoud, Libraire.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Beggiatoa alba Trevisan
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), white.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (5 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 15 March 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 12 September 2016 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 18 September 2021.