Anabaena cf. circinalis
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|Size Range:||6.5-7.5 μm wide (LUMCON Guide)|
|Key Characteristics:||Cells greater than 5 μm wide; heterocytes and akinetes are rounded and tend to be about the same size as vegetative cells; chains in relaxed coils|
|Confused With:||Anabaena flos-aquae, which has similarly coiled chains, but akinetes that are more oblong and slightly convex|
|Toxin:||Anatoxins, microcystins, saxitoxins |