Oscillaria sanguinea ( ) Itzigsohn & Rothe
Oscillaria sanguinea (Ehrenberg) Itzigsohn & Rothe 1852: 222
The type species (holotype) of the genus Oscillaria is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Euglena sanguinea Ehrenberg
Euglena sanguinea Ehrenberg
Schlesien (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: drawing no. 556 image d (Ecdraw556) from Ehrenberg's Collection : fig. 1, e-g (permanently preserved material from strain SAG 1224-30 deposited at the Herbarium of the Biology Faculty at the Univ. of Warwaw. Poland) (epitype) (Karnkowska-Ishikawa et al. 2013: 621). Notes: Culture representing the epitype: strain SAG 1224-30 deposited at the Sammlung von Algenkulturen Pflanzenphysiologisches Institut der Universitat Gottingen (SAG), Germany.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), blood-red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Created: 29 April 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 29 April 2005 by Fabio Rindi
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.