Anabaena mendotae W.Trelease
Anabaena mendotae W.Trelease 1889: 123, pl. X: fig. 5
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 mendotae (W.Trelease) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Lake Mendota, Madison, Wisconsin (Silva 1996-to date).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anabaena mendotae W.Trelease)
Europe: Germany (Täuscher 2011).
South America: Brazil (Werner 2010).
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.
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anabaena&species=mendotae
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=mendotae
Created: 12 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 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:33494