MICRO*SCOPE Encyclopedia of Life classification
    Bacteria : Terrabacteria : Cyanobacteria/Melainabacteria group : Cyanobacteria : Nostocales : Aphanizomenonaceae
 
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The cyanobacteria genus Aphanizomenon is well known as an ingredient of health food providing lots of vitamins and trace elements But some strains are toxic.
 
Collected from littoral region (reed belt by Phragmites) of a rain storage reservoir in Kiel (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany). This image was taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: River Wakenitz near Lübeck (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)  
 
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Die Cyanobakterien der Gattung Aphanizomenon ist auch als Bestandteil von Nahrungsergänzungsmitteln bekannt und enthalten viele Vitamine und Spurenelemente. Es gibt allerdings auch giftige Stämme, die Anatoxine produzieren.
 
Aus mit Schilf bewachsener Uferzone eines Regenrückhaltebeckens in Kiel. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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