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Spirulina meneghiniana Zanardini ex Gomont 1892

Publication details
Spirulina meneghiniana Zanardini ex Gomont 1892: 250, pl. VII/7: fig. 28 (as 'Meneghiniana' )

Published in: Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées Homocystées). Deuxième partie. - Lyngbyées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
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Publication date: 1 January 1892

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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Arthrospira meneghiniana (Zanardini ex Gomont) W.B.Crow 1927

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillaria meneghiniana Zanardini 1840
Oscillatoria meneghiniana Zanardini ex Gomont 1892
Spirulina meneghiniana f. fontinalis Schwabe 1944
Spirulina meneghiniana f. crassa Bharadwaja 1963
Spirulina meneghiniana f. minor Hortobágyi 1963

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Collins, F.S. (1901). Notes on algae - IV. Rhodora 3: 289-293.

Cvijan, M. & Blazencic, J. (1996). Flora algi Srbije. Tom 1. Cyanophyta. pp. [i]-vi, [4], [1]-290, 204 figs. Beograd: Naucna knjiga. [in Serbian]

Geitler, L. (1932). Cyanophyceae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ed. 2. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 14, pp. 673-1196, i-[vi]. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft.

Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (2005). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 2. Teil/2nd Part: Oscillatoriales. Vol. 19 pp. 1-759. München: Elsevier Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.

McGregor, G.B. (2007). Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota of North-Eastern Australia 1: Oscillatoriales. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series Number 24. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-123, 17 figs, 14 pls. Canberra: Australia Biological Resources Study.

Whitton, B.A. (2011). Cyanobacteria (Cyanophyta). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 31-158. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Zanardini, G. (1847). Notizie intorno alle cellulari marine delle lagune e de'litorali di Venezia (I). Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 6: 185-262, 1 plate.

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References
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El-Bestawy, E., Bellinger, E.G. & Sigee, D.C. (1996). Elemental composition of phytoplankton in a subtropical lake: X-ray microanalytical studies on the dominant algae Spirulina platensis (Cyanophyta) and Cyclotella meneghiniana (Bacillariophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 31: 157-166, 9 figs, 6 tables.

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