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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya majuscula Harvey ex Gomont, 1892 
AphiaID: 177509

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya majuscula (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya C.Agardh ex Gomont, 1892
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya majuscula Harvey ex Gomont, 1892
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya majuscula (Dillwyn) Harvey, 1833 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Hällfors, G. (2004). Checklist of Baltic Sea Phytoplankton Species (including some heterotrophic protistan groups). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 95: 210 pp., available online at http://helcom.fi/Lists/Publications/BSEP95.pdf [details]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyngbya majuscula var. spongophila Weber-van-Bosse, 1926
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [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 (180 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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:35879 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Drouet (1968: 263, 295) chose a specimen in LD as the lectotype of this species and assigned it to
Microcoleus lyngbyaceus (Kützing) P. Crouan & H. Crouan. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:177509
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-26 06:53:13Z  created  Espinel, Nadjejda
2012-10-23 12:06:30Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Lyngbya majuscula Harvey ex Gomont, 1892. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). 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=177509 on 2015-05-29
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