Nodularia spumigena

Nodularia spumigena

a toxic cyanobacterium occurring in blooms in brackish or salt water and causing sudden death or acute hepatoxicity in animals drinking infested water. Toxin is nodularin.
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Biochemical composition, biological activities and toxicological effects of two non-nodularin producing strains of Nodularia spumigena Mertens and Jurgens.
Nodularia spumigena extract induces upregulation of mitochondrial respiratory chain complexes in spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.
2]-fixing filamentous cyanobacteria are regular phenomena in the Baltic Sea, and especially Nodularia spumigena may form large (up to 100 000 [km.
Previous studies of salinity effects on Nodularia spumigena and Aphanizomenon sp.
Nodularia spumigena Mertens, Hemiselmis virescens Droop, Plagioselmis prolonga Butcher, Prorocentrum minimum Schiller, Heterocapsa triquetra Stein, Cyclotella choctawhatcheeana Prasad, Skeletonema costatum Greville, Cylindrotheca closterium Reimann and J.
minutissimum Lemmermann X X Lemmermanniella flexa Hindak Merismopedia punctata Meyen X X X Microcystis aeruginosa Kutzing X X X X X Nodularia spumigena Mertens X Spirulina laxissima West X X X X X CHLOROPHYTA Acanthosphaera zachariasii (a) Lemmermann Actinastrum hantzschii Lagerheim Ankistrodesmus bibraianus (Reinsch) Korsikov Cladophora sp.
Sheep mortalities associated with the blue-green alga Nodularia spumigena.
Peak values were found associated to an April bloom of the cyanobacteria Nodularia spumigena Mert.
For instance, the cyanobacterium Nodularia spumigena reaches the highest cell density when cultured in the presence of DOM > 1000 D originating from a river, and it was concluded that DOM could substitute dissolved inorganic nitrogen (DIN) as a nutrient source (Panosso & Graneli, 2000).