Anabaena compacta (Kützing)
Anabaena compacta (Kützing) Trevisan 1845: 37
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillatorioides Bory de Saint-Vincent ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerozyga compacta Kützing
Type locality: Salzsümpfen auf Wangerooge, an Zostera marina (Silva 1996-to date). Type: July 1839; (Silva 1996-to date
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), compact (Stearn 1973).
Sphaerozyga compacta Kützing 1843
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Source of synonymy
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=compacta
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=compacta
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 December 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 22 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:91936