Anabaena constricta (Szafer)
Anabaena constricta (Szafer) Geitler 1925: 312
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillatorioides Bory de Saint-Vincent ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Komvophoron constrictum (Szafer) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Oscillatoria constricta Szafer
Type locality: near Lwiw, Ukraine (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 32).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anabaena constricta (Szafer) Geitler)
Europe: Romania (Caraus 2002).
North America: Arkansas (Smith 2010).
South-west Asia: Israel (Vinogradova et al. 2000).
Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day et al. 1995).
Day et al. (1995: 205) records the authority for this species as Szafer.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anabaena&species=constricta
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=Anabaena&Species=constricta
Created: 22 February 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 25 September 2004 by Fabio Rindi
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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 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.