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Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Microcoleaceae
Genus Planktothrix

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Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Manitoba, Canada; Pelican lake, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 400x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek
Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 400x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.. 04 Sep 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek Manitoba, Canada; Lake Winnipeg Grand Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, PC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc.
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Planktothrix suspensa (Pringsheim) Anagnostidis & Komárek 1988: 416

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. & Komárek, J. (1988). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes. 3. Oscillatoriales. Archiv für Hydrobiologie, Supplement 80: 327-472, 35 figs, 13 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planktothrix is Planktothrix agardhii (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Kiessee in Gottingen (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria agardhii var. suspensa Pringsheim 1965

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
D'Alelio, D. & Salmaso, N. (2011). Occurrence of an uncommon Planktothrix (Cyanoprokaryota, Oscillatoriales) in a deep lake south of the Alps. Phycologia 50(4): 379-383.

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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