Phormidium deflexum (West & G.S.West) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988
Phormidium deflexum (West & G.S.West) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 404
Published in: Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80: 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anagnostidinema deflexum (West & G.S.West) Strunecky et al.
Oscillatoria deflexa West & G.S.West
Type locality: East Antarctic: Cape Royds (Green Lake; Coast Lake) (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent sharply in a downward direction.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish species.
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.
Source of current name
Strunecky, O., Bohunická, M., Johansen, J.R., Capková, K., Raabová, L., Dvorák, P. & Komárek, J., (2017). A revision of the genus Geitlerinema and a description of the genus Anagnostidinema gen. nov. (Oscillatoriophycidae, Cyanobacteria). Fottea, Olomouc 17(1): 114-126, 4 figs.
Created: 11 February 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 30 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.