Anabaena sp. 1

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Taxonomic Group:Cyanobacteria
Trophic Status:Autotrophic
Size Range:N/A
Key Characteristics:As yet unidentified chain; distinguished from other Anabaena species by barrel-shaped or rectangular cells that are normally longer than wide; chains straight or slightly flexed; terminal cells usually more pointed than intercalary cells, but not always
Confused With:
Toxin:Anatoxins, cylindrospermopsin, microcystins, saxitoxins