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Dolichospermum maximum (Cronberg & Komárek) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek 2009

Publication details
Dolichospermum maximum (Cronberg & Komárek) 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 maxima Cronberg & Komárek

Type information
Type locality: "Nyaodza Bay, Sanyati basin" (Cronberg & Komárek 2004: 77). Holotype: February 22nd 1988; C A2058 (Cronberg & Komárek 2004: 77). Notes: "Isotypus: Figura nostra 9k."

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), largest.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anabaena maxima Cronberg & Komárek 2004

General environment
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.

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