Anabaena heterospora Nygaard
Anabaena heterospora Nygaard 1949: 195
Original publication: Nygaard, G. (1950 '1949'). Hydrobiological studies on some Danish ponds and lakes. Part II: The quotient hypothesis and some new or little known phytoplankton organisms. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 7(1): 1-294.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillatorioides Bory de Saint-Vincent ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Dolichospermum heterosporum (Nygaard) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of synonymy
Zinova, A.D. (1969). [Addition to the paper on a new species of Laminaria from the coasts of Sakhalin Island] . Novosti Sistematiki Nizshikh Rastenii (Novitates Systematicae Plantarum non Vascularium) 6: 65-68.
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anabaena&species=heterospora
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=heterospora
Created: 06 September 2005 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 15 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:33409