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Anabaena catenula Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault

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

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Anabaena catenula Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault
Showing cylindrical akinete remote from heterocyst. Trotternish, Skye, Scotland. On submerged plants in an upland lake.. 05 Jun 2008. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

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Anabaena catenula Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault Showing cylindrical akinete remote from heterocyst. Trotternish, Skye, Scotland. On submerged plants in an upland lake.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Anabaena catenula Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault 1886: 232

Published in: Bornet, É. & Flahault, C. (1886 '1888'). Revision des Nostocacées hétérocystées contenues dans les principaux herbiers de France (quatrième et dernier fragment). Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Septième Série 7: 177-262.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillarioides Bory ex Bornet & Flahault .

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Trichormus catenula (Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault) Komárek & Anagnostidis 1989

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.

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 1403/1 Anabaena catenula Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault
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