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Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Nostocophycidae
Order Nostocales
Family Aphanizomenonaceae
Genus Dolichospermum

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Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann)  P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
Seaside, Oregon, USA; Cullaby Lake, 200x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 26 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann)  P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
Anderson Lake, Washington, USA, 100x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 07 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann)  P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
Anderson Lake, Washington, USA; 200x, DIC. 20 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann)  P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
Anderson Lake, Washington, USA; 1000x, DIC. 20 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann)  P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
Anderson Lake, Washington, USA; 400x, DIC. 20 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Chorda filum f. pumila Reinke

Anabaena crassa (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnová & Cronberg Anderson Lake, Washington, USA, 100x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek 2009: 61

Published in: Wacklin, P., Hoffmann, L. & Komárek, J. (2009). Nomenclatural validation of the genetically revised cyanobacterial genus Dolichospermum (Ralfs ex Bornet et Flahault) comb. nova. Fottea 9(1): 59-64.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dolichospermum is Dolichospermum flosaquae (Brébisson ex Bornet & Flahault) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena crassa (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnová & Cronberg 1992

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena spiroides f. crassa (Lemmerman) Elenkin

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Zapomelová, E., Hrouzek, P., Rezanka, T., Jezberová, J., Reháková, K., Hisem, D. & Komárková, J. (2011). Polyphasic characterization of Dolichospermum spp. and Sphaerospermopsis spp. (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria): morphology, 16S rRNA gene sequences and fatty acid and secondary metabolites profiles. Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1152-1163.

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