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IOC entry for Lyngbya cinerascens

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Lyngbya cinerascens Kützing

Lyngbya cinerascens Kützing, 1849: 281 (type locality: Granville, Manche, France).—G. Martens, 1871a: 172.— Prain, 1905: 333.— Biswas, 1926: 23, pl. VII: fig. 16.— Biswas, 1949b: 11.— Desikachary, 1959: 315.— Lambert, Steinke, & Naidoo, 1989: 484, fig. 11, tables 2, 3 (`cinerescens').— Thajuddin & G. Subramanian, 1992a: table III.

INDIAN OCEAN DISTRIBUTION: India, South Africa.

Note: Drouet (1968: 272–273, 296), after examining the holotype of this species (in L), assigned it to Microcoleus lyngbyaceus (Kützing) P. Crouan & H. Crouan.

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