161,477 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,723 images, 62,936 bibliographic items, 473,550 distributional records.

Spirulina gracilis Gruia 1961

Publication details
Spirulina gracilis Gruia 1961: 659

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spirulina is Spirulina major K├╝tzing ex Gomont.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1985).

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

Taxonomic notes
"Unrevised taxa." (Komárek & Anagnostidis 2005: 139). - (24 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Described from a small lake in Romania polluted with petrol. - (24 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.

Created: 19 October 2005 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 24 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 357 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=72346

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 17 May 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio