Anabaena curva H.Hill
Anabaena curva H.Hill 1976: 62, figs 1-8
Original publication: Hill, H. (1976). A new species of Anabaena (Cyanophyta, Nostocaceae) from a Minnesota lake. I.. Phycologia 15: 61-64, 8 figs.
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 curvum (H.Hill) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Christmas Lake, about 30 km west of Minneapolis, Minnesota (Hill 1976: 61).8 September to 11 October 1974; (Hill 1976: 61). Notes: Type not indicated.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anabaena curva H.Hill)
North America: Minnesota (Hill 1976).
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.
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=curva
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=curva
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 06 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:104643