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Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek 2009

Publication details
Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann) 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 spiroides var. crassa Lemmermann

Type information
Type locality: "Zwischenahner Meer" [Germany] (Lemmermann 1898: 155).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena spiroides f. crassa (Lemmerman) Elenkin 1938

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena crassa (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnová & Cronberg 1992

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anabaena spiroides f. crassa (Lemmerman) Elenkin)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

North America: Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995).

Middle East: Turkey (Aysel 2005).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995), Queensland (Day & al. 1995), South Australia (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995).

(as Anabaena crassa (Lemmermann) Komárková-Legnová & Cronberg)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Britain (John, Whitton & Brook 2011), Czech Republic (Hasler, Handák & Handákova 2007), France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Täuscher 2011), Lithuania (Vitenaite 2001), Luxembourg (Willame et al 2006), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Spain (Carrasco et al. 2007, Sukenik et al. 2013 ).

South America: Brazil (Werner 2010).

Asia: Caspian Sea (Bagheri & Fallahi 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Bostock & Holland 2010).

(as Dolichospermum crassum (Lemmermann) P.Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & J.Komárek)
Europe: Czech Republic (Zapomelová et al. 2011 , Gadea & al. 2013, Gadea & al. 2013), France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Stutz & Mattern (eds) & al. 2018), Greece (Gkelis & al. 2016), Romania (Caraus 2017), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).

South America: Brazil (Tucci & al. 2019), Uruguay (Rosset & al. 2020).

Middle East: Turkey (Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

Key references
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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