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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira fusiformis (Voronikhin) Komárek & J.W.G.Lund, 1990 
AphiaID: 612090

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 editorOscillatoriophycideae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscillatoriales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormidiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormidioideae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira fusiformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira Sitzenberger ex Gomont, 1892
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina fusiformis Voronikhin, 1934
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrospira platensis f. minor Rich, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina fusiformis Voronikhin, 1934 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina geitleri J.De Toni, 1936
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirulina geitleri f. minor (Rich) Fott & Karim, 1973
Source  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh
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 (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (18 nucleotides; 14 proteins) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmful effect Producer of microcystin-LR and anatoxin-a in lake Bogoria, Kenya and anatoxin-a in lake Nakuru, Kenya, and considered to be a risk for the Lesser Flamingos in the lakes [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:98764 [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:612090
Taxonomic
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2012-09-03 10:56:51Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Arthrospira fusiformis (Voronikhin) J.Komárek & J.W.G.Lund, 1990. 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=612090 on 2016-08-30
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