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Spirulina weissii Drouet 1942

Publication details
Spirulina weissii Drouet 1942: 141, pl. III: fig.19 (as 'Weissii' )

Published in: Drouet, F. (1942). Studies in Myxophyceae. I. Publications of the Field Museum of Natural History, Botanical Series 20(6): 123-141, 19 figs, 3 plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont.

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

Eponomy
"Named in honor of Mr. Philip Weiss Wolle of Princess Anne, Maryland."

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a brackish species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

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