Dolichospermum torquesreginae (Komárek) Wacklin, Hoffmann & Komárek 2009
Dolichospermum torquesreginae (Komárek) Wacklin, 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.
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 currently regarded as a synonym of Sphaerospermopsis torques-reginae (Komárek) Werner, Laughinghouse IV, Fiore & Sant'Anna
Anabaena torques-reginae Komárek
Type locality: Cuba: Matanzas: Zapata Peninsula near Boca de Laguna de Tesoro (Index Nominum Algarum). Iconotype: fig. 10: Komárek; 2.xi.1980; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Originally described from planktonic populations of Cuban eutrophic environments (Werner et al. 2012).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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.
Source of current name
Werner, V.R., Laughinghouse, H.D.IV, Fiore, M.F., Sant'Anna, C.L., Hoff, C., de Souza Santos, K.R., Neuhaus, E.B., Molica, R.J.R., Honda, R.Y. & Echenique, R.O. (2012). Morphological and molecular studies of Sphaerospermopsis torques-reginae (Cyanobacteria, Nostocales) from South American water blooms. Phycologia 51(2): 228-238.
Created: 23 April 2012 by G.M. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2021.