Arthrospira neapolitana (Kützing ex Gomont) F.E.Drouet
Arthrospira neapolitana (Kützing ex Gomont) F.E.Drouet 1969: 339
Original publication: Drouet, F. (1969). Homonymy in Arthrospira Stizenb. (Oscillatoriaceae). Phytologia 18: p 339.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Phormidium breve (Kützing ex Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), belonging to Naples in Italy (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
North America: Virginia (Humm 1979).
Africa: Ghana (Lawson & John 1987).
Lawson & John (1987: 341) cite this species as Arthrospira neapolitana (Gomont) Drouet, 1969.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Arthrospira&species=neapolitana
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Arthrospira&Species=neapolitana
Created: 04 August 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.