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Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek

Classification:
Empire Prokaryota
Kingdom Eubacteria
Subkingdom Negibacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Subclass Oscillatoriophycidae
Order Chroococcales
Family Chroococcaceae
Genus Gloeocapsopsis

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Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 11 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek
Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.. 18 Jul 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Herposiphonia dubia Hollenberg

Gloeocapsa magma (Brébisson) Kützing Collected by Oliver Moore, NW Scotland, on gneiss.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek 1993: 24

Published in: Komárek, J. (1993). Validation of the genera Gloeocapsopsis and Asterocapsa (Cyanoprokaryota) with regard to species from Japan, Mexico and Himalayas. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series B (Botany) 19(1): 19-37.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gloeocapsopsis is Gloeocapsopsis crepidinum (Thuret) Geitler ex Komárek.

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

Basionym
Protococcus magma Brébisson

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Protococcus magma Brébisson 1835
Pleurococcus magma (Brébisson) Meneghini 1843
Gloeocapsa magma (Brébisson) Kützing 1847

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chroococcus simmeri Schmidle 1899
Gloeocapsa magma var. simmeri (Schmidle) Novácek ex Geitler 1932

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1986). Modern approach to the classification system of cyanophytes, 2 - Chroococcales. Arch. Hydrobiol./Algolog. Stud. 43: 157-226.

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.

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