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Nostoc flagelliforme Harvey ex Molinari-Novoa, Calvo-Pérez & Guiry

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

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Nostoc flagelliforme Harvey ex Molinari-Novoa, Calvo-Pérez & Guiry
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Nostoc flagelliforme Harvey ex Molinari-Novoa, Calvo-Pérez & Guiry
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Publication details
Nostoc flagelliforme Harvey ex Molinari-Novoa, Calvo-Pérez & Guiry in Calvo-Pérez, Molinari-Novoa & Guiry 2016: 1

Published in: Calvo-Pérez, E.A., Molinari-Novoa, E.A. & Guiry, M.D. (2016). Validation of Nostoc flagelliforme (Nostocaceae, Cyanobacteria). Notulae Algarum 2: 1-2.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nostoc is Nostoc commune Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flagelliform (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nostoc ciniflonum f. flagelliforme Flahault 1883
Nostoc commune var. flagelliforme Bornet & Flahault 1886
Nematonostoc flagelliforme (Bornet & Flahault) Elenkin 1934

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Common names

(as Nematonostoc flagelliforme (Bornet & Flahault) Elenkin)
Chinese: Fa-Tsai (Chapman & Chapman 1980).

(as Nostoc flagelliforme Harvey ex Molinari-Novoa, Calvo-Pérez & Guiry)
Chinese: Fat tsai (Lembi & Waaland 1988).

Type information
Type locality: "naked aluminous soil, at San Pedro Texas, Mr. Charles Wright (v.s.)" Plantae texanae No. 3509 (Harvey 1858: 115). Lectotype: TCD? (Schneider 2003: 1).

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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.

Lembi, C.A. & Waaland, J.R., Eds (1988). Algae and human affairs. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-590. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Qiu, B.S., Zhang, A.H., Liu, Z.L. & Gao, K.S. (2004). Studies on the photosynthesis of the terrestrial cyanobacterium Nostoc flagelliforme subjected to desiccation and subsequent rehydration. Phycologia 43: 521-528, 7 figs, 1 table.

Yi, P., Zhao, Y.-J. & Guo, H.-I (2005). Induction of vacuolated spheroplasts and isolation of vacuoles in cyanobacteria (Note). Journal of Phycology 41: 366-369.

Created: 09 August 2004 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 24 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Aboal, M., Cristobal, J.C. & Marín-Murcia, J.P. (2010). Sobre la presencia de Nostoc commune var. flagelliforme (Nostocaceae, Cyanophyceae) en suelos arcillosos de regiones áridas del Sureste español. Acta Botanica Malacitana 35: 156-161.
Aboal, M., Werner, O. & Cristobal, J.C. (2009). Distribución, ecología e identidad taxonómica de Nostoc flagelliforme Berkeley et Curtis in Berkeley. Algas, Bol. Soc. Esp. Ficología 42: 4.
Calvo-Pérez, E.A., Molinari-Novoa, E.A. & Guiry, M.D. (2016). Validation of Nostoc flagelliforme (Nostocaceae, Cyanobacteria). Notulae Algarum 2: 1-2.
Gao, K. & Ye, C. (2003). Culture of the terrestrial blue-green alga, Nostoc flagelliforme (Cyanobacteria), under aquatic conditions. Journal of Phycology 39: 617-623.
Gao, K. & Ye, C. (2007). Photosynthetic insensitivity of the terrestrial cyanobacterium Nostoc flagelliforme to solar UV radiation while rehydrated or desiccated. Journal of Phycology 43: 628-635.
Gao, K. & Zou, D. (2001). Photosynthetic bicarbonate utilization by a terrestrial cyanobacterium, Nostoc flagelliforme (Cyanophyceae). Journal of Phycology 37: 768-771.
Gao, K. (1998). Chinese studies on the edible blue-green alga Nostoc flagelliforme: a review. J. Appl. Phycol. 10: 37-49.
Liu, X.-J., Jiang, Y. & F. Chen (2005). Fatty acid profile of the edible filamentous cyanobacterium Nostoc flagelliforme at diferent temperatures and developmental stages in liquid suspension culture. Process Biochemistry 40(1): 371-377.
Liu, Y., Yu, L., Ke, W., Gao, X. & Qiu, B. (2010). Photosynthetic recovery of Nostoc flagelliforme (Cyanophyceae) upon rehydration after 2 years and 8 years dry storage. Phycologia 49(5): 429-437.
Liu, Y.-H., Dai, G.-Z. & Qiu, B.-S. (2011). Potassium alleviates the inhibitory action of ammonium upon the photosynthetic recovery of Nostoc flagelliforme (Cyanophyceae) during rehydration. Journal of Phycology 47(3): 557-564.
Qiu, B. & Gao, K. (2001). Photosynthetic characteristics of the terrestrial blue-green alga Nostoc flagelliforme. European Journal of Phycology 36: 147-156.
Qiu, B., Zhang, A., Zhou, W., Wei, J., Dong, H. & Liu, Z. (2004). Effects of potassium on the photosynthetic recovery of the terrestial cyanobacterium, Nostoc flagelliforme (Cyanophyceae) during rehydration. Journal of Phycology 40: 323-332.
Qiu, B.S., Zhang, A.H., Liu, Z.L. & Gao, K.S. (2004). Studies on the photosynthesis of the terrestrial cyanobacterium Nostoc flagelliforme subjected to desiccation and subsequent rehydration. Phycologia 43: 521-528, 7 figs, 1 table.
Wang, L., Lei, X., Yang, J., Wang, S., Liu, Y. & Liang, W. (2018). Comparative transcriptome analysis reveals that photosynthesis contributes to drought tolerance of Nostoc flagelliforme (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria). Phycologia 57(1): 113-120.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2018.

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