Phormidium chalybeum   (Mertens ex Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komarek,  1988 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Oscillatoriales
Family:Phormidiaceae

Description

Synonym (s)
Oscillatoria chalybea Mertens in Jurgens, 1822
Lyngbya chalybea (Mertens) Hansgirg, 1887
(Heterotypic synonym)
Oscillatoria chalybea Mertens ex Gomont, 1892
(Homotypic synonym)
Lyngbya chalybea (Mertens) Hansgirg ex Hansgirg, 1892
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA
• SRI LANKA

Literature Source(s)
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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