Prochloron didemni R.A.Lewin ex L.Hoffmann & W.Greuter
Prochloron didemni R.A.Lewin ex L.Hoffmann & W.Greuter 1996: 643
Published in: Hoffmann, L. & Greuter, W. (1993). Validation of Prochloron didemni (Cyanophyta) and nomenclatural discussion of correlated names at the higher ranks. Taxon 42: 641-645.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Prochloron.
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Synechocystis didemni R.A.Lewin 1975
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Type locality: Mexico: Baja California: Isla San José symbionts in grey didemnid ascidian (Lewin 1977). Holotype: BM (Lewin 1977
Lewin, R.A. (1977). Prochloron, type genus of the Prochlorophyta. Phycologia 16: 217.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Floenzano, G., Balloni, W. & Materassi, R. (1986). Nomenclature of Prochloron didemni (Lewin 1977) sp. nov., nom. rev., Prochloron (Lewin (1976) gen nov., nov. rev., Prochloraceae fam. nov., Prochlorales ord. nov., nom. rev. in the class Photobacteria Gibbons and Murray 1978. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 36: 351-353.
Hoffmann, L. & Greuter, W. (1993). Validation of Prochloron didemni (Cyanophyta) and nomenclatural discussion of correlated names at the higher ranks. Taxon 42: 641-645.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.