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Chroococcus rufescens (Kützing) Nägeli

Publication details
Chroococcus rufescens (Kützing) Nägeli 1849: 46

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1849). Gattungen einzelliger Algen, physiologisch und systematisch bearbeitet. Neue Denkschriften der Allg. Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 10(7): i-viii, 1-139, pls I-VIII.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chroococcus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Protococcus rufescens Kützing

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Protococcus rufescens Kützing 1846

Taxonomic notes
Komárek & Anagnostidis (1999: 311) lists this species as an "unrevised European species"

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.

McGregor, G. (2013). Freshwater Cyanobacteria from North-Eastern Australia: 2. Chroococcales. Phytotaxa 133: 1-130.

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