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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya aestuarii Liebman ex Gomont, 1892 
AphiaID: 157084

Classification: Biota > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBacteria (Kingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGracilicutes (Subkingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanobacteria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoriophycideae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoriales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoriaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya C.Agardh ex Gomont, 1892
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConferva aestuarii Mertens, 1816 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya aestuarii (Mertens) Lyngbye, 1841 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya aestuarii (Mertens) Liebman, 1839 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoria aestuarii (Mertens) Lyngbye, 1818 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoria aestuarii (Mertens) Lyngbye ex Gomont, 1892 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoria aestuarii var. atrovirens Jürgens ex Gomont, 1892 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Linkletter, L.E. 1977. A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68 p. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (143 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:60406 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet phytosynthetic based on chlorophyll a [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution geographic region ; found in adjacent waters and noted from the Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat grows in mats [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Drouet (1968: 263, 292) chose a specimen in L as the lectotype of this species and assigned it to
Microcoleus lyngbyaceus (Kützing) P. Crouan & H. Crouan. Drouet (1968: 263, 292) chose a specimen in L as the lectotype of this species and assigned it to Microcoleus lyngbyaceus (Kützing) P. Crouan & H. Crouan. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Filamentous non-heterocystous cyanobacteria that divide in only one plane. Reproduce by transcellular trichome breakage. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorremark produces toxins: aplysiatoxins, lyngbiatoxin-a, LPS's; pasteur culture collection strain PCC 7419 which was originally isolated from a salt marsh in Woods Hole, Mass. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157084
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 09:16:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2005-07-26 06:53:13Z  changed  Espinel, Nadjejda
2010-04-01 08:42:26Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Lyngbya aestuarii Liebman ex Gomont, 1892. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157084 on 2014-07-29
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