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Nostoc depressum H.C.Wood, nom. inval.

Publication details
Nostoc depressum H.C.Wood 1873: 30, no fig., nom. inval.

Published in: Wood, H.C. (1873 '1872'). A contribution to the history of the fresh-water algae of North America. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 19: i-vii, 1-262.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nostoc is Nostoc commune Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), depressed.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: pre-starting-point name. - (6 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Gupta, P. (2012). Algae of India Volume 1. A checklist of Cyanoprokaryota (Cyanophyceae). pp. [i]-xii, [1]-160, 8 pls. Salt Lake, Kolkata: Botanical Survey of India, Ministry of Environment & Forests.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.

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