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Aphanothece smithii Komárková-Legnerová & G.Cronberg

Publication details
Aphanothece smithii Komárková-Legnerová & G.Cronberg 1994: 25, pls II:5, VI: 3-5

Published in: Komárková-Legnerová, J. & Cronberg, G. (1994). Planktic blue-green algae from lakes in South Scania, Sweden. Part I. Chroococcales. Arch. Hydrobiol./Algolog. Stud. 72: 13-51.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aphanothece is Aphanothece microscopica Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anathece smithii (Komárková-Legnerová & Cronberg) Komárek, Kastovsky & Jezberová

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Scania Borringesjon (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Pl. 6: fig. 1 in G.M. Smith (1920): (Silva 1996-to date

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Source of current name
Komárek, J., Kastovsky, J. & Jezberová, J. (2011). Phylogenetic and taxonomic delimitation of the cyanobacterial genus Aphanothece and description of Anathece gen. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 315-326.

Key references
Joosten, A.M.T. (2006). Flora of the blue-green algae of the Netherlands I The non-filamentous species of inland waters. pp. [1-]5-237. Utrecht: KNNV Publishing.

Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.

McGregor, G. (2013). Freshwater Cyanobacteria from North-Eastern Australia: 2. Chroococcales. Phytotaxa 133: 1-130.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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