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Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler 1932

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Spirulinales
Family Spirulinaceae
Genus Spirulina

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Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler
Saboga-Las Perlas, Panama. In situ: fragile mat of delicate dark slimy patches. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler
Panama. Trichomes in contorted, twisted or loose coils. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler
Panama. Trichomes in contorted, twisted or loose coils. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler
Panama. Trichomes in contorted, twisted or loose coils. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

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Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler Panama. Trichomes in contorted, twisted or loose coils
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Spirulina breviarticulata (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Geitler 1932: 922

Published in: 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.

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.

Basionym
Arthrospira breviarticulata Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Arthrospira breviarticulata Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1918

General environment
This is a marine species.

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