Aphanizomenon flosaquae f. gracile (Lemmermann) Elenkin
Aphanizomenon flosaquae f. gracile (Lemmermann) Elenkin 1938
Original publication: Elenkin, A.A. (1938). Monographia algarum cyanophycearum aquidulcium et terrestrium in finibus URSS inventarum. Pars specialis (systematica). Fasc. I. pp. 1-984, 290 figs. Moscow: Akademiia Nauk SSSR.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Aphanizomenon is Aphanizomenon flosaquae Ralfs ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Aphanizomenon gracile (Lemmermann) Lemmermann
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Aphanizomenon flosaquae f. gracile (Lemmermann) Elenkin)
Europe: Spain (Alvarez-Cobelas & Gallardo 1988).
Source of synonymy
Whitton, B.A. (2002). Phylum Cyanophyta (Cyanobacteria). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 25-122. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Aphanizomenon&species=flosaquae
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=Aphanizomenon&Species=flosaquae
Created: 26 November 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 10 October 2013 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 08 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.