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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina major Kützing ex Gomont, 1892 
AphiaID: 177600

Classification: Biota > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBacteria (Kingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGracilicutes (Subkingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanobacteria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynechococcophycideae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanabaenales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanabaenaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulinoideae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina major (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina Turpin ex Gomont, 1892
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina major Kützing ex Gomont, 1892
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira major (Kützing) Crow, 1927 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoria oscillariorides Iltis, 1970
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina major Kützing, 1843 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Hällfors, G. (2004). Checklist of Baltic Sea Phytoplankton Species (including some heterotrophic protistan groups). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 95: 210 pp., available online at http://helcom.fi/Lists/Publications/BSEP95.pdf [details]

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Distribution 
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Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (94 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:91503 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:177600
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-26 12:01:18Z  created  Espinel, Nadjejda
2012-10-23 12:06:30Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Spirulina major. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=177600 on 2015-05-05
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