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Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková 2010

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

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Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková
Boyd, Texas, USA; Lugols, 1000x, DIC. 23 Aug 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková
Boyd, Texas, USA; Lugols, 400x, PC. 23 Aug 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková
Boyd, Texas, USA; Lugols, 400x, DIC. 23 Aug 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková
Boyd, Texas, USA; Lugols, 1000x, DIC. 23 Aug 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Anabaena aphanizomenoides Forti Boyd, Texas, USA; Lugols, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková 2010: 415

Published in: Zapomelová, E., Jezberová, J., Hrouzek, P., Hisem, D., Reháková, K. & Komárková, J. (2010). Nomenclatural Note: Polyphasic characterization of three strains of Anabaena reniformis and Aphanizomenon aphanizomenoides (cyanobacteria) and their reclassification to Sphaerospermum gen. nov. (incl. Anabaena kisseleviana) (45: 1363-73). Journal of Phycology 46(2): 415.
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Publication date: 2010

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphaerospermopsis is Sphaerospermopsis reniformis (Lemmermann) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková.

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

Basionym
Anabaena aphanizomenoides Forti

Type information
Type locality: Turkey: Iznik (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Forti; 25.viii.1900; (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latinised), resembling the genus Aphanizomenon.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena aphanizomenoides Forti 1911
Aphanizomenon aphanizomenoides (Forti) Hortobágyi & Komárek 1979
Sphaerospermum aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková 2009

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Jovanovic, J., Karadzic, V., Predojevic, D., Blagojevic, A., Popovic, S., Trbojevic, I. & Subakov Simic, G. (2015). Morphological and ecological characteristics of potentially toxic invasive cyanobacterium Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) in Serbia. Brazilian Journal of Botany 00(0): [1-6].

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.

Zapomelová, E., Skácelová, O., Pumann, P., Kopp, R. & Janecek, E. (2012). Biogeographically interesting planktonic Nostocales (Cyanobacteria) in the Czech Republic and their polyphasic evaluation resulting in taxonomic revisions of Anabaena bergii Ostenfeld 1908 (Chrysosporum gen. nov.) and A. tenericaulis Nygaard 1949 (Dolichospermum tenericaule comb. nova). Hydrobiologia 698: 353-365, 3 figs.

Created: 05 November 2010 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 25 March 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Jovanovic, J., Karadzic, V., Predojevic, D., Blagojevic, A., Popovic, S., Trbojevic, I. & Subakov Simic, G. (2015). Morphological and ecological characteristics of potentially toxic invasive cyanobacterium Sphaerospermopsis aphanizomenoides (Forti) Zapomelová, Jezberová, Hrouzek, Hisem, Reháková & Komárková (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) in Serbia. Brazilian Journal of Botany 00(0): [1-6].

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