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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 arcuata 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.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gloeocapsa magma (Brébisson) Kützing)
Europe: Britain (Whitton et al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), Ireland (Adams 1908), Lithuania (Vitenaite 2001), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).

North America: Aleutian Islands (Skuja 1969).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta 2012).

Asia: China (Hu & Wei 2006), Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Ling & Tyler 2000).

Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Ederby Land (Starmach 1997 ), Queen Maud Land (Hirano 1979).

(as Gloeocapsopsis magma (Brébisson) Komárek & Anagnostidis ex Komárek)
Arctic: Arctic (Patova, Davdov & Andreeva 2015), Russia (Arctic) (), Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Matula et al. 2007, Davydov 2013).

Europe: Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014), Georgia (Barinova et al. 2011), Lithuania (Vitenaite 2001), Romania (Caraus 2012, Caraus 2017), Russia (Europe) (Fenchel et al. 1995, Patova & Demina 2007, Patova & Demina 2008, Patova & Novakovskaya 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason et al. 2018), Turkey (Europe) (Aysel 2005).

North America: Tennessee (TN) (Johansen et al. 2007).

South-west Asia: Israel (Barinova, Yeuda & Nevo 2010).

Asia: Tajikistan (Barinova & Niyatbekov 2018).

Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Sherwood 2004).

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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