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Geitlerinema amphibium (C.Agardh ex Gomont) Anagnostidis 1989

Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Oscillatoriales
Family Coleofasciculaceae
Genus Geitlerinema


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Geitlerinema amphibium (C.Agardh ex Gomont) Anagnostidis
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Publication details
Geitlerinema amphibium (C.Agardh ex Gomont) Anagnostidis 1989: 38

Published in: Anagnostidis, K. (1989). Geitlerinema, a new genus of oscillatorialean cyanophytes. Plant Systematics and Evolution 164: 33-46, 4 figs, 1 table.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Geitlerinema is Geitlerinema splendidum (Greville ex Gomont) Anagnostidis.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anagnostidinema amphibium (C.Agardh ex Gomont) Strunecký, Bohunická, J.R.Johansen & J.Komárek

Oscillatoria amphibia C.Agardh ex Gomont

Type information
Type locality: Carlsbad (Karlovy Vary), Czech Republic (Silva & al. 1996: 59).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lyngbya amphibia (C.Agardh) Hansgirg 1884

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Oscillatoria amphibia f. contorta G.S.West 1909
Lyngbya laminosa var. amphibia Hansgirg ex Elenkin 1949
Oscillatoria amphibia f. circinata Anagnostidis 1961
Geitlerinema unigranulatum (R.N.Singh) J.Komárek & M.T.P.Azevedo 2000

General environment
This is a ubiquitous species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Strunecky, O., Bohunická, M., Johansen, J.R., Capková, K., Raabová, L., Dvorák, P. & Komárek, J., (2017). A revision of the genus Geitlerinema and a description of the genus Anagnostidinema gen. nov. (Oscillatoriophycidae, Cyanobacteria). Fottea, Olomouc 17(1): 114-126, 4 figs.

Key references
Carmo Bittencourt-Oliveira, M. do, Nascimento Moura, A. do, Oliveira, M.C. de & Massola Jr., N.S. (2009). Geitlerinema species (Oscillatoriales, Cyanobacteri9a) revealed by cellular morphology, ultrastructure, and DNA sequencing. Journal of Phycology 45(3): 716-725, 8 figs, 2 tables.

Kirkwood, A.E. & Henley, W.J. (2006). Algal community dynamics and halotolerance in a terrestrial, hypersaline environment. Journal of Phycology 42: 537-547.

Park, J.-G. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 5, Number 1. Cyanophyta: Cyanophyceae; Chlrococcales, Oscillatoriales Freshwater Cyanoprokaryota I. pp. [1-6], 1-71, figs 1-101. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2017). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus I Cyanophyta. pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-176, pls I-IV. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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