WHAT WILL I LEARN?
The process of assessing the potential danger of cyanobacteria in a water body includes several steps. Step 3 focuses on the identification of cyanobacteria present in the sample.
Step 1 | Bloom Detection Step 2 | Field Sampling Step 3 | Identification Step 4 | Toxin Testing
Step 3| Identification of Cyanobacteria
Select Cyanobacteria image collections
Phycotech Cyanobacteria (Blue Green) Genera Image Gallery
Toxic Cyanobacteria of New Hampshire: The “Dirty Dozen” (University of New Hampshire)
CyanoScope cyanobacteria guide (iNaturalist)
PhycoKey Cyanobacteria Image-based Key (University of New Hampshire)
Cyanosite Image Gallery (Purdue University)
BioLib.cz Galeria (Czechoslovakian site)
Identification Guide to the blooms of Cyanobacteria (French site)
Submit your Cyanobacteria image to be identified
CyanoScope (Cyanobacteria Monitoring Collaborative)