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Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault

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

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Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
*CYANOpro. 31 Mar 2017. Sergei Shalygin. © Creative commons.

Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. 07 Oct 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
Prox. In a warm spring. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 06 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
Prox. In a warm spring with invertebrate remains. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 06 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
Prox. In a warm spring. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 06 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
Prox. Lamellated sheath and basal heterocyst. In a warm spring. Near Snaefellsjökul, NW Iceland.. 06 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Publication details
Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault 1886: 366

Published in: Bornet, É. & Flahault, C. (1886). Revision des Nostocacées hétérocystées contenues dans les principaux herbiers de France. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Septième série 3: 323-381.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Calothrix is Calothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Schizosiphon parietinus Nägeli 1849

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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

Leghari, M.K., Qureshi, R.M., Mashiatullah, A., Yaqoob, N. & Javed, T. (2005). Harmful algal species from various freshwater localities of Pakistan. Int. J. Phycol. Phycochem. 1(2): 199-206.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 1410/10 Calothrix parietina Thuret ex Bornet & Flahault
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References
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Livingstone, D., Khoja, T.M. & Whitton, B.A. (1983). Influence of phosphorus on physiology of a hair-forming blue-green alga (Calothrix parietina) from an upland stream. Phycologia 22: 345-350, 5 figs, 1 table.

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