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Dolichospermum circinale (Rabenhorst ex Bornet & Flahault) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek

Publication details
Dolichospermum circinale (Rabenhorst ex Bornet & Flahault) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek 2009: 61

Published in: 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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dolichospermum is Dolichospermum flosaquae (Brébisson ex Bornet & Flahault) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek.

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

Basionym
Anabaena circinalis Rabenhorst ex Bornet & Flahault

Type information
Lectotype locality: Driesen (Drezdenko), Poland (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 68). Notes: This type locality was first described by Drouet (1978: 44) (Silva et al., 1996)

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena flosaquae var. circinalis (Rabenhorst ex Bornet & Flahault) Saunders
Anabaena circinalis Rabenhorst ex Bornet & Flahault 1886

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena hassallii Wittrock ex Lemmermann 1907
Anabaena spiroides f. hassallii Pankow 1965

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Choi, H.J., Joo, J.-H., Kim, J.-H., Wang, P., Ki, J.-S. & Han, M.-S. (2018). Morphological characterization and molecular phylogenetic analysis of Dolichospermum hangangense (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) sp. nov. from Han River, Korea. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(2): 143-156.

Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

Zapomelová, E., Hrouzek, P., Rezanka, T., Jezberová, J., Reháková, K., Hisem, D. & Komárková, J. (2011). Polyphasic characterization of Dolichospermum spp. and Sphaerospermopsis spp. (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria): morphology, 16S rRNA gene sequences and fatty acid and secondary metabolites profiles. Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1152-1163.

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