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Heteroleibleinia epiphytica Komárek, nom. illeg. 2001

Publication details
Heteroleibleinia epiphytica Komárek in Anagnostidis 2001: 374, nom. illeg.

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (2001). Nomenclatural changes in cyanoprokaryotic order Oscillatoriales. Preslia, Praha 73: 359-375.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heteroleibleinia is Heteroleibleinia rigidula (Kützing ex Hansgirg) L.Hoffmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heteroleibleinia willei (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Guiry & D.M.John

Basionym
Lyngbya epiphytica Wille

Type information
Type locality: Trondheim, Norway (Gardner 1918: 468). Type: on Rhizoclonium hieroglyphicum. (Index Nominum Algarum

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya willei Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1918

Nomenclatural notes
Lyngbya epiphytica, the intended basionym is an illegitimate name for which the substitute name Lyngbya willei Setchell & N.L.Gardner was proposed. - (23 May 2013) - M.D. Guiry

New name. Illegitimate; superfluous; cf. Lyngbya willei Setchell & Gardner 1918 (INA). - (6 Jul 2017) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. & John, D.M. (2021). Nomenclatural changes for freshwater algae reported from Britain and Ireland. Notulae Algarum 196: 1-5.

Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

Created: 07 November 2005 by Fabio Rindi

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