Back Nostoc azollae 0708
Last update: 2015-12-31

Strain ID:

Nostoc azollae 0708

Strain Other ID:

Trichormus azollae 0708

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Habitat Notes:

Obligate symbiont


Aquatic, Freshwater

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Tax Komarek Ord Fam:

Nostocales / Nostocaceae (For Both Genera)

Tax Status Genus:

1, 3 (for both genera)

Tax AlgaeBase Ord Fam:

Nostocales / Nostocaceae

Tax Status AlgaeBase:

Not included in AlgaeBase; The name of the entity Trichormus azollae (Strasburger) Komárek & Anagnostidis is invalid

Tax AlgaeBase Holotype:

Nostoc commune Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault or Trichormus variabilis (Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault) Komárek & Anagnostidis

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Phylog This Work:

A: 1

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Phylog Rdp Classifier:

Family I; 100%; GpI; 100%

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Metadata Shih:



Ran, L., et al. (2010). Genome erosion in a nitrogen-fixing vertically transmitted endosymbiotic multicellular cyanobacterium. PLoS One 5(7), e11486.; Pereira, A. L., & Vasconcelos, V. (2014). Classification and phylogeny of the cyanobiont Anabaena azollae Strasburger: an answered question? International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 64, 1830-1840.; Shih, P. M., et al. (2013). Improving the coverage of the cyanobacterial phylum using diversity-driven genome sequencing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(3), 1053-1058.; Howard-Azzeh, M., et al. (2014). Phylogenetic analysis and molecular signatures defining a monophyletic clade of heterocystous cyanobacteria and identifying its closest relatives. Photosynthesis Research 122(2), 171-185.; Vigil-Stenman, T., et al. (2015). Local hopping mobile DNA implicated in pseudogene formation and reductive evolution in an obligate cyanobacteria-plant symbiosis. BMC Genomics 16(1), 193.

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