153,607 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 20,980 images, 59,405 bibliographic items, 411,227 distributional records.

Taxonomy Browser

Family: Nostocaceae

Higher Taxonomy

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# Species

 

Empire

Prokaryota

Allsopp  

4,671

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Kingdom

Eubacteria

Cavalier-Smith  

4,670

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Subkingdom

Negibacteria

Cavalier-Smith ex Cavalier-Smith  

4,650

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Phylum

Cyanobacteria

Stanier ex Cavalier-Smith  

4,650

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Class

Cyanophyceae

Schaffner  

4,650

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Subclass

Nostocophycidae

Hoffmann, Komárek & Kastovsky  

1,457

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Order

Nostocales

Borzì  

1,457

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Family

Nostocaceae

Eichler  

408

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Subordinate taxa

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Fossil

# Species

 

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Aliinostoc

S.N.Bagchi, N.Dubey & P.Singh  

1

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Amorphonostoc

Elenkin  

0

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Anabaena

Bory ex Bornet & Flahault  

153

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Anabaenothrix

M.S.Randhawa  

0

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Camptylonemopsis

T.V.Desikachary  

12

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Catella

G.Ålvik  

0

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Coenocoleus

Berkeley & Thwaites  

0

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Coleospermopsis

Hauer et al.  

0

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Cronbergia

J.Komárek, E.Zapomelová & F.Hindák  

3

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Cyanocohniella

J.Kastovský, E.Berrendero, J.Hladil & J.R.Johansen  

1

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Cylindrospermum

Kützing ex É.Bornet & C.Flahault  

52

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Desmonostoc

P.Hrouzek & S.Ventura  

5

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Goleter

Miscoe & J.R.Johansen  

1

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Halotia

D.B.Genuário et al.  

3

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Hilsia

Kirchner ex Frank  

0

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Hormosiphon

Kützing  

0

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Hormothamnion

Grunow ex Bornet & Flahault  

1

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Hydrocoryne

H.Schwabe ex É.Bornet & C.Flahault  

6

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Isocystis

A.Borzì ex É.Bornet & C.Flahault  

11

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Komarekiella

Hentschke, J.R.Johansen & Sant’Anna  

2

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Limnochlide

Kützing  

0

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Macrospermum

Komarék  

4

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Mojavia

K.Reháková & J.R.Johansen  

1

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Monormia

Berkeley  

0

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Nematonostoc

Nylander ex Elenkin  

0

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Nostoc

Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault  

104

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Nostocella

Gaillon  

0

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Polycoccus

Kützing  

0

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Pseudonostoc

A.A.Elenkin  

0

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Richelia

J.Schmidt  

2

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Spelaea

Miscoe et al.  

0

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Spermosira

Kützing ex Frank  

0

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Sphaeronaema

Umezaki  

0

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Sphaerospermum

Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková  

0

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Sphaerozyga

C.Agardh  

1

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Stratonostoc

Elenkin  

0

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Thiochaete

H.Welsh  

1

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Tolypothrichopsis

Hauer et al.  

0

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Trichormus

(Ralfs ex É.Bornet & C.Flahault) J.Komárek & K.Anagnostidis  

35

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Veteronostocale

Schopf & Blacic  

2

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Wollea

É.Bornet & C.Flahault  

10

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