Anabaena


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Anabaena

[‚an·ə′bēn·ə]
(botany)
A genus of blue-green algae in the class Cyanophycaea; members fix atmospheric nitrogen.
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In Gilbert (1990), this is seen as the strain of Daphnia pulex that had coexisted with toxic Anabaena affinis had evolved resistance to toxin (Gilbert 1990).
Miss Myers researched the photoprotection of Anabaena, a cyanobacterium prevalent in Clear Lake, Calif.
Growth and biochemical changes of the blue green alga, anabaena doliolum in domestic wastewater.
Textile dyes like Orange 3R and Yellow GR were better decolorized by Anabaena sp.
Complete Genomic Sequence of the Filamentous Nitrogen-fixing Cyanobacterium Anabaena sp.
The cyanobacterial genera most often associated with toxicity are Anabaena, Aphanizomenon, Cylindrospermotbsis, Lyngbya, Microcystis, Nodularia, and Planktothrix (Carmichael 1997; Codd et al.
1990), including three different cyanobacteria (blue-green algae): Microcystis aeruginosa, Anabaena variabilis, and Anacystis nidulans.
Patches of bloom, consisting principally of Anabaena and Microcystis species, may occur even in the central part of L.
The study is very important to identify the possibility of the cyanobacteria Anabaena torulosa to be used in biosensor.
The algae - known as anabaena spiroides - occurs naturally in inland waters, estuaries and seas.
Response of Anabaena and Synechococcus to manipulation of nitrogen: phosphorus ratios in a lake fertilization experiment.