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Geitlerinema deflexum (West & G.S.West) Anagnostidis

Publication details
Geitlerinema deflexum (West & G.S.West) Anagnostidis 1989

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (1989). Geitlerinema, a new genus of oscillatorialean cyanophytes. Plant Systematics and Evolution 164: 33-46, 4 figs, 1 table.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Geitlerinema is Geitlerinema splendidum (Greville ex Gomont) Anagnostidis.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anagnostidinema deflexum (West & G.S. West) Strunecky et al.

Basionym
Oscillatoria deflexa West & G.S.West

Type information
Type locality: East Antarctic: Cape Royds (Green Lake; Coast Lake) (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent sharply in a downward direction.

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

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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Source of current name
Strunecky, O., Bohunická, M., Johansen, J.R., Capková, K., Raabová, L., Dvorák, P. & Komárek, J., (2017). A revision of the genus Geitlerinema and a description of the genus Anagnostidinema gen. nov. (Oscillatoriophycidae, Cyanobacteria). Fottea, Olomouc 17(1): 114-126, 4 figs.

Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 June 2019.

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