Oscillatoria brevis Kützing ex Gomont 1892
Oscillatoria brevis Kützing ex Gomont 1892: 229, pl. VII : figs 14, 15
Publication date: 1 January 1892
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phormidium breve (Kützing ex Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek.
Type locality: Germany: Halle, in rain puddles with Euglena viridis; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), short, of small extent (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 17 January 2005 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 24 November 2023
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 November 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023