Cyanodictyon reticulatum (Lemmermann) Geitler 1925

Cyanodictyon reticulatum (Lemmermann) Geitler

Current name: Cyanodictyon reticulatum (Lemmermann) Geitler
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Publication Details
Cyanodictyon reticulatum (Lemmermann) Geitler 1925: 103

Published in: Geitler, L. (1925). Cyanophyceae. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. (Pascher, A. Eds) Vol.12, pp. 1-450. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cyanodictyon is Cyanodictyon endophyticum Pascher.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Polycystis reticulata Lemmermann

Type Information
Syntype localities: "Dümmer See, Steinhuder Meer [Lower Saxony, Germany]; (Lemmermann 1898: 154)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 01 December 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 April 2024

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