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Spirulina tenuior (Lagerheim) Kirchner 1900

Publication details
Spirulina tenuior (Lagerheim) Kirchner 1900

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major Kützing ex Gomont.

Basionym
Glaucospira tenuior Lagerheim

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), more slender.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Glaucospira tenuior Lagerheim 1892

Taxonomic notes
"Possibly Eubacteria (Spirochaeta)" (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 146). - (24 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

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