Planktolyngbya minor ( & Ruttner) Komárek & Cronberg 2001
Planktolyngbya minor (Geitler & Ruttner) Komárek & Cronberg 2001: 142
Published in: Komárek, J. & Cronberg, G. (2001). Some Chroococcalean and Oscillatorialean Cyanoprokaryotes from Southern African lakes, ponds and pools. Nova Hedwigia 73: 129-160.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planktolyngbya is Planktolyngbya limnetica (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnerová & Cronberg.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), smaller, inferior, lesser (Stearn 1973).
Lyngbya limnetica f. minor Geitler & Ruttner 1935
This is a freshwater species.
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
Komárek, J. & Komárková-Legnerová, J. (2007). Several rare freshwater planktic Cyanobacteria (Cyanoprokaryotes) from reservoirs in South America. Hoehnea 34(1): 49-58, 10 figs, 1 table.
McGregor, G.B. (2007). Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota of North-Eastern Australia 1: Oscillatoriales. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series Number 24. pp. [i]-vi, -123, 17 figs, 14 pls. Canberra: Australia Biological Resources Study.
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