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Dolichospermum Thwaites, 1850, nom. inval.

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Nostocophycidae
Order Nostocales
Family Aphanizomenonaceae

Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.

Original publication:Ralfs, J. (1850). On the Nostochineae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 2 5: 321-343, pls VIII, IX.
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Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Numbers of names and species: There are 3 species names in the database at present.

Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):

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