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Geitlerinema acuminatum Anagnostidis

Publication details
Geitlerinema acuminatum Anagnostidis 2001: 363

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (2001). Nomenclatural changes in cyanoprokaryotic order Oscillatoriales. Preslia, Praha 73: 359-375.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Geitlerinema is Geitlerinema splendidum (Greville ex Gomont) Anagnostidis.

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

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Geitlerinema acuminatum f. tenuis Parukutty 1939

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

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