Chroakolemma opacum Becerra-Absalón & J.R.
Chroakolemma opacum Becerra-Absalón & J.R.Johansen in Becerra-Absalón et al. 2018: 204, fig. 1a-j (as 'opaca' )
Published in: Becerra-Absalón, I., Johansen, J.R., Muñoz-Martín, M.A. & Montejano, G. (2018). Chroakolemma gen. nov. (Leptolyngbyaceae, Cyanobacteria) from soil biocrusts in the semi-desert Central Region of Mexico . Phytotaxa 367(3): 201-218, 4 fig., 3 tables.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chroakolemma.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), darkened, dull, not shining, opaque (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a terrestrial species.
Type locality: "Ampliación La Peña, in Mezquital Valley, Hidalgo" (Becerra-Absalón et al. 2018: 204). Holotype: FCME CB18 (Becerra-Absalón et al. 2018: 204).
Created: 25 September 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 04 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.