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Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková 2004

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Microcoleaceae
Genus Planktothrix

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Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková
Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, DIC. 18 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková
Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, PC. 18 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková
Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, PC. 18 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková
Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, DIC. 18 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková
Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, DIC. 18 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

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Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková Kingston,Washington, USA; Pond, 1000x, DIC
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Publication details
Planktothrix isothrix (Skuja) Komárek & Komárková 2004: 14

Published in: Komárek, J. & Komárková, J. (2004). Taxonomic review of the cyanoprokaryotic genera Planktothrix and Planktotrichoides. Czech Phycology 4: 1-18.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planktothrix is Planktothrix agardhii (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek.

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

Basionym
Oscillatoria agardhii var. isothrix Skuja

Type information
Type locality: Lakes in Uppland, Sweden (Skuja 1948: 49).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria agardhii var. isothrix Skuja 1948

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.

McGregor, G.B. (2007). Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota of North-Eastern Australia 1: Oscillatoriales. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series Number 24. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-123, 17 figs, 14 pls. Canberra: Australia Biological Resources Study.

Park, J.-G. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 5, Number 2 Cyanophyta: Cyanophyceae: Chroococcales, Oscillatoriales. Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota II. pp. [1-6], 1-108, figs 1-56. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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