Synechococcus lividus J.J.Copeland
Synechococcus lividus J.J.Copeland 1936: 56, fig. 20
Published in: Copeland, J.J. (1936). Yellowstone thermal Myxophyceae. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 36: 1-232.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Komárek & Anagnostidis (1999:126) the following taxa were described, which are probably morphotypes and/or ecotypes of S. lividus (var. curvatus Copeland 1936, var. siderophilus Copeland 1936, var. non-granulatus Emoto & Hirose 1939, S. arcuatus Copeland 1936, S. vescus Copeland 1936, S. vescus var. non-granulatus Emoto & Hirose 1940, S. sublividus Emoto & Yoneda 1940, S. praelongus Emoto & Yoneda 1940)
Coastal (Guo et al. 2012). - (25 May 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Yellowstone: Mammoth Hot Springs (Silva 1996-to date). Type: no. 77: (Silva 1996-to date
Chu, H.J. (1991). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus II Chroococcophyceae. pp. [i-vi], i-vi, 1-161, 42 pls. Beijing: Science Press.
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.
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Edwards, M.R., Berns, D.S., Ghiorse, W.C. & Holt, S.C. (1968). Ultrastructure of the thermophilic blue-green alga, Synechococcus lividus Copeland. Journal of Phycology 4: 283-298, 24 figs.
Golecki, J.R. (1979). Ultrastructure of cell wall and thylakoid membranes of the thermophilic cyanobacterium Synechococcus lividus under the influence of temperature shifts. Archives for Microbiology 120: 125-133.
Liao, C.-C., Liu, S.-L. & Wang, W.-L. (2006). Effects of temperature and pH on growth and photosynthesis of the thermophilic cyanobacterium Synechococcus lividus as measured by pulse-amplitude modulated fluorometry. Phycological Research 54(4): 260-268.
Sheridan, R.P. & Ulik, T. (1976). Adaptive photosynthesis responses to temperature extremes by the thermophilic cyanophyte Synechococcus lividus. Journal of Phycology 12: 255-261, 9 figs, 1 table.
Sheridan, R.P. (1973). Hydrogen sulfide production by Synechococcus lividus Y52-S1. Journal of Phycology 9: 437-445, 7 figs, 5 tables.
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