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an·a·bae·na

 (ăn′ə-bē′nə)
n.
Any of various freshwater cyanobacteria of the genus Anabaena that sometimes occur in drinking water and cause a bad taste and odor.

[New Latin Anabaena, genus name, from Greek anabainein, to go up : ana-, ana- + bainein, to go; see gwā- in Indo-European roots.]

anabaena

(ˌænəˈbiːnə)
n, pl -nas
(Plants) any freshwater alga of the genus Anabaena, sometimes occurring in drinking water, giving it a fishy taste and smell
[New Latin, from Greek anabainein to shoot up, go up, from ana- + bainein to go; so called because they rise to the surface at intervals]
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10) The blooms in the fertilized lakes Schindler studied were dominated by the cyanobacteria Anabaena and Aphanizomenon.
They are anchored in the cytoplasmic membrane by the transmembrane (TM) region at the N-terminus and have TG and TP domains in the periplasm (schematic representation of PBP from the cyanobacterium Anabaena in Fig.
Anabaena laxa (Rabenhorst) Braun A, Anabaena fertilissima Rao CB and Nostoc muscorum Agardh C were obtained from the culture collection of soils, water and environment research institute at agriculture research center, Giza, Egypt.
One of the most common cyanotoxins found in eutrophic systems is microcystin, a hepatotoxin produced by certain genera of cyanobacteria such as Microcystis, Anabaena, Oscillatoria and Nostoc.
3]) trofico) Enero 57,39 70,32 Marzo 50,02 68,97 Mayo 13,38 56,04 Junio 21,02 60,47 Agosto 13,12 55,85 Noviembre 117,81 77,38 Promedio 64,84 Desv Estandar 8,74 TABLA IV LISTADO DE TAXA IDENTIFICADOS DURANTE EL ANO Taxa Temporada de muestreo Cyanophyceae Ene Mar May Jun Ago Nov Anabaena flos-aquae (Lyngby) X X Breb.
While there are no known die-offs of bats attributed to microcystin, mass mortality events in bats have been attributed to Anabaena toxin (Pybus et al.
Heavy metal adsorption gave a positive result for Mn(II), Cu(II), Pb(II) and Hg(II) adsorption of Anabaena spiroides by using released EPS [9] and Cd and Pb adsorption of Padina gymnospora by using cell wall polysaccharides [10].
Adams, Cloning and sequence of ftsZ and flanking regions from the cyanobacterium Anabaena PCC 7120.
Por outro lado, 94,5% dos generos de cianobacterias identificados na amostra sao potencialmente toxicos representados por 27,6% do genero Microcystis, 40,2% de Cylindrospermopsis, 20,2% de Anabaena e 6,55% de Pseudanabaena.