Phormidium limosum (Dillwyn) P.C.Silva 1996
Phormidium limosum (Dillwyn) P.C.Silva 1996: 52
Publication date: "September 1996" [publisher's website]
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oscillatoria limosa C.Agardh ex Gomont.
Conferva limosa Dillwyn
Type locality: "On the muddy edges of Rivers, Ditches and Ponds." [no specific locality, Britain]; (Dillwyn 1802: pl. 20) Lectotype: LINN (now in BM); (Drouet 1968: 262) Notes: In the absence of a specimen in the Dillenius-Ray herbarium (OXF), a specimen labelled "Conferva limosa" in the set of Dillwyn Exsiccatae.
This is a freshwatermarinebrackish species.
Created: 12 March 2001 by Sandy Lawson.
Last updated: 12 January 2011
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 January 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 February 2023