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Anabaena solitaria f. smithii Komárek 1958

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Nostocophycidae
Order Nostocales
Family Nostocaceae
Genus Anabaena

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Anabaena solitaria f. smithii Komárek
Seaside, Oregon, USA; Cullaby Lake, 400x, DIC. 19 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Anabaena solitaria f. smithii Komárek
Seaside, Oregon, USA; Cullaby Lake, 1000x, DIC. 20 Jul 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Anabaena smithii (Komárek) M.Watanabe Seaside, Oregon, USA; Cullaby Lake, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Anabaena solitaria f. smithii Komárek 1958: 129, Beil. IX: figs 4-6, pl. I: fig. 5: pl. XV: figs 4-8

Published in: Komárek, J. (1958). Die taxonomische Revision der planktischen Blaualgen der Tschechoslowakei. In: Algologische Studien. (Komárek, J. & Ettl, H. Eds), pp. 10-206. Praha: Verlag der Tschechoslowakischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Anabaena is Anabaena oscillarioides Bory ex Bornet & Flahault .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dolichospermum smithii (Komárek) Wacklin, L.Hoffmann & Komárek

Type information
Type locality: Czechoslovakia (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), alone, by itself, solitary (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Wacklin, P., Hoffmann, L. & Komárek, J. (2009). Nomenclatural validation of the genetically revised cyanobacterial genus Dolichospermum (Ralfs ex Bornet et Flahault) comb. nova. Fottea 9(1): 59-64.

Key references
Cvijan, M. & Blazencic, J. (1996). Flora algi Srbije. Tom 1. Cyanophyta. pp. [i]-vi, [4], [1]-290, 204 figs. Beograd: Naucna knjiga. [in Serbian]

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