Dolichospermum ralfsii (Kützing) 1850
Dolichospermum ralfsii (Kützing) Ralfs 1850: 335
Published in: Ralfs, J. (1850). On the Nostochineae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 2 5: 321-343, pls VIII, IX.
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 Anabaena ralfsii (Kützing) Cooke
Cylindrospermum ralfsii Kützing
UK: England ("in lacubus Angliae")
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
Cooke, M.C. (1882-1884). British fresh-water algae, exclusive of Desmidieae and Diatomaceae. Vol. 1 [text] pp. 1-329. London: Williams & Norgate.
Created: 03 January 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.