Anabaena limnetica G.M.Smith
Anabaena limnetica G.M.Smith 1916: 481, pl. 26: fig. 26
Original publication: Smith, G.M. (1916). New or interesting algae from the lakes of Wisconsin. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 43: 471-483.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillarioides Bory de Saint-Vincent ex Bornet & Flahault .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anabaena limnetica G.M.Smith)
Europe: Romania (Caraus 2002).
Source of synonymy
Wacklin, P., Hoffmann, L. & Komárek, J. (2009). Nomenclatural validation of the genetically revised cyanobacterial genus Dolichospermum (Ralfs ex Bornet et Flahault) comb. nova. Fottea 9(1): 59-64.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anabaena&species=limnetica
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=limnetica
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:116837