Anathece clathrata (West & G.S.West) Komárek, Kastovsky & Jezberová 2011

Aphanothece clathrata West & G.S.West

Aphanothece clathrata West & G.S.WestBainbridge Island, Washington, USA; water garden, 400x, DIC - 21 May 2008. Karl Bruun (

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Anathece clathrata (West & G.S.West) Komárek, Kastovsky & Jezberová 2011: 321, figs 4a, 6a, b

Published in: Komárek, J., Kaštovský, J. & Jezberová, J. (2011). Phylogenetic and taxonomic delimitation of the cyanobacterial genus Aphanothece and description of Anathece gen. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 315-326.

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Publication date: 2011

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Anathece.

Status of Name
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Aphanothece clathrata West & G.S.West

Type Information
Type locality: Ireland: Lough Neagh: Lough Corrib, Galway; (Index Nominum Algarum) Isotype: UC; 795138 (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), latticed or pierced with openings like a grating or trellis (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 21 October 2011 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 11 August 2018

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