Geitlerinema acuminatum Anagnostidis
Geitlerinema acuminatum Anagnostidis 2001: 363
Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (2001). Nomenclatural changes in cyanoprokaryotic order Oscillatoriales. Preslia, Praha 73: 359-375.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Geitlerinema is Geitlerinema splendidum (Greville ex Gomont) Anagnostidis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), acuminate, i.e. tapering gradually or abruptly from inwardly curved sides into a narrow point (Stearn 1973).
Geitlerinema acuminatum f. tenuis Parukutty 1939
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Geitlerinema acuminatum Anagnostidis)
Arctic: Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Matula et al. 2007).
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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