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Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek 2009

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

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Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek
Prox. Castle Ashby, Northants, UK. 16 May 2019. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 15 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek
Leland Lake, Washington, USA; Lugol's, 1000x, DIC. 01 Aug 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Anabaena solitaria f. planctonica (Brunnthaler) Komárek Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, Lugol's, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Dolichospermum planctonicum (Brunnthaler) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek 2009: 62

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 planctonica Brunnthaler

Type information
Type locality: Asia Minor: Abullonia-Gol [N.W. Turkey] (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), planktonic.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena planctonica Brunnthaler 1903
Anabaena solitaria f. planctonica (Brunnthaler) Komárek 1958

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena limnetica G.M.Smith 1916

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Choi, H.J., Joo, J.-H., Kim, J.-H., Wang, P., Ki, J.-S. & Han, M.-S. (2018). Morphological characterization and molecular phylogenetic analysis of Dolichospermum hangangense (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) sp. nov. from Han River, Korea. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(2): 143-156, 7 figs.

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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