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Nodularia tenuis G.S.West 1907

Publication details
Nodularia tenuis G.S.West 1907: 171

Published in: West, G.S. (1907). Report on the freshwater algae, including phytoplankton of the Third Tanganyika Expedition, conducted by Dr. W.A. Cunnington 1904-1905. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 38: 81-197.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nodularia is Nodularia spumigena Mertens ex Bornet & Flahault.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trichormus tenuis (G.S.West) Komárek

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
"Unclear species, not revised." (Komárek 2013: 919). - (10 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Komárek, J. (2012). Nomenclatural changes in heterocytous Cyanoprokaryotes (Cyanobacteria, Cyanophytes). Fottea 12(1): 141-148.

Key references
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.

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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 26 October 2021.

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