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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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.
A toxic strain of Nodularia spumigena (strain HEM) was isolated in 1987 from hepatotoxic blooms collected at the Gulf of Finland (Sivonen et al.
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.
Nodularia spumigena, Eutreptiella gymnastica, and Pyramimonas spp.
Sheep mortalities associated with the blue-green alga Nodularia spumigena.
Mortality of dogs associated with a mass development of Nodularia spumigena (cyanophyceae) in a brackish lake at the German North Sea Coast.
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).
Effect of Microcystis aeruginosa and Nodularia spumigena on survival of Eurytemora affinis and embryonic and larval development of the Baltic herring Clupea harengus membras.
and Nodularia spumigena increased in the period 1974-1998 compared to the period 1887-1938 in the Baltic Sea (Finni et al.
The changes of spawning stock abundance of flounder may be related to toxic Nodularia spumigena.