Oscillatoria brevis

Oscillatoria brevis
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Oscillatoria brevis
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order: Oscillatoriales
Family: Oscillatoriaceae
Genus: Oscillatoria
O. brevis
Binomial name
Oscillatoria brevis
Kützing ex Gomont 1892[1]

Oscillatoria brevis is a species of the genus Oscillatoria.

Oscillatoria brevis can bear a temperature of -16 °C,[2] and can perform photosynthesis at a temperature of 70 °C.[3]


  1. ^ ":: Algaebase". AlgaeBase.
  2. ^ "Cyanophyta: Micro-cystic and Oscillatoria (With Diagrams)". Biology Discussion. 2016-02-04. Retrieved 2017-08-31.
  3. ^ Darpan, Pratiyogita (August 2001). Competition Science Vision. Pratiyogita Darpan.