Phormidium chlorinum   (Kutzing) Umezaki & Watanabe,  1994 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Oscillatoriales
Family:Phormidiaceae

Description

Synonym (s)
Oscillaria chlorina Kutzing, 1843
(Heterotypic synonym)
Oscillatoria chlorina (Kutzing) Gomont, 1892
Phormidium chlorinum (Kutzing ex Gomont) Anagnostidis, 2001
(Homotypic synonym)
Lyngbya chlorina (Kutzing) Hansgirg, 1885
(Heterotypic synonym)
Lyngbya amoena var. chlorina (Kutzing) Hansgirg ex Forti, 1907
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA
• SOUTH AFRICA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

Page last updated on:2010-09-26

Back to Search